NTIA Press Releases
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, December 12, 2001
Contact: Clyde Ensslin
(202) 482-7002
Contact: Ranjit de Silva
(202) 482-7002

Statement of Michael Gallagher, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce, regarding FCC decision to defer action on Ultrawideband technology

"We appreciate the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC's) recognition of the importance of developing a unified government approach on Ultrawideband. We will continue to work quickly and hard to achieve the proper balance between protecting the national security and meeting 21st century technology needs."