NTCA Asks FCC to Study Detariffing for RLECs on Access Charges

On March 20, 2020, NTCA's Mike Romano spoke with Nirali Patel, wireline legal advisor to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, and suggested the commission seek comment on a detariffing propsosal instead of simply proposing mandatory detarrifing of end-user telephone access charges.

Eliminating Ex Ante Pricing Regulation and Tariffing of Telephone Access Charges, WC Docket No. 20-71