SSSCA Senate Commerce hearing (2/28/2002)
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Politech archive on Sen. Hollings' SSSCA:
http://www.politechbot.com/cgi-bin/politech.cgi?name=sssca

Draft text of the SSSCA:
http://www.politechbot.com/docs/hollings.090701.html

Feb. 27, 2002 letter from SSSCA opponents:
http://www.politechbot.com/docs/sssca.opponents.letter.022702.html



Chairman Announces Hearing on Digital Content
Copyright Protection, Broadband, and Digital TV Transition

WASHINGTON, D.C. =96 U.S. Senator Fritz Hollings (D-SC), Chairman of the =
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announced today a full=
 committee hearing on digital content copyright protection, the promotion=
 of broadband services, and the digital television transition on Thursday=
, February 28, 2002, in Room 253 of the Russell Senate Office Building. S=
enator Hollings will preside. The witness list and hearing details are in=
cluded below.*

Digital Content Copyright =96 Full Committee Hearing
                                                Date: Thursday, February =
28, 2002
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: 253 Russell Senate Office Building
Hearing Notes: Senator Hollings will preside.
Panel I
Mr. Michael D. Eisner, Chairman and CEO, The Walt Disney Company, 500 S. =
Buena Vista Street, Burbank, CA 91521
Mr. Peter Chernin, President and Chief Operating Officer, News Corporatio=
n, 1211 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036
Mr. Leslie L. Vadasz, Executive Vice President, Intel Corporation, 2200 M=
ission College Boulevard, Santa Clara, CA 95052

Panel II
Mr. Andreas Bechtolsheim, General Manager/Vice President of the Gigabit S=
ystems Business Unit, Cisco Systems Inc., 250 West Tasman Drive, San Jose=
, CA 95134
Mr. James E. Meyer, Special Advisor to the Chairman and formerly Senior V=
ice President and Chief Operating Officer, Thomson Multimedia, 10330 Nort=
h Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46290
Mr. Robert Perry, Vice President, Marketing, Mitsubishi Digital Electroni=
cs America, Inc., 9351 Jeronimo Road, Irvine, CA 92618
Mr. Jack Valenti, President and CEO, The Motion Picture Association of Am=
erica, 15503 Ventura Boulevard, Encino, CA 91436

*Not necessarily in order of appearance.

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