Dutch govt holds off on new legislation during auction

Monday 29 October 2012 | 10:27 CET | News
The Dutch government will hold off on any further changes to the Telecommunications Act while the auction of radio spectrum is ongoing, so as to avoid any uncertainty for bidders, the minister for economic affairs told parliament. The government had hoped to implement an update of the spectrum policy, allowing for simplified and accelerated procedures for allocating frequencies, by the start of 2013. This is the final piece of the spectrum policy first published in 2005. The changes would require publication of the associated regulations by 01 November. However, given the planned spectrum

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