Communications Chapter - Alternative Federal Budget - 2012
The AFB 2012 allocates the following amounts for communications:
- The AFB allocates $250,000 to fund a broad national consultation to modernize communications policy in Canada.
- The AFB ramps up to $1 billion annually over 10 years to modernize Canada’s digital communications infrastructure.
- The AFB allocates $40 million to support new and existing national public access sites in the 2012-2013 budget year.