According to Telegeography, Spain’s Lower House of Parliament gave its approval for the General Telecommunications Act.
A total of 179 amendments to the bill during its passage through Parliament, will lead to:
• Guaranteed mechanisms for collaboration between the state and other public authorities
• Enhanced guarantees of users’ rights
• Strengthened and clarified powers for telecoms sector regulator
• Measures designed to reduce the digital divide and extend broadband access to all.