§ 34–135. Continuation of basic telecommunications service.
*NOTE: This section was created by temporary legislation that will expire on June 9, 2022, as an amendment to temporary legislation that will expire on February 4, 2022.*
A telecommunications service provider, as that term is defined by Chapter 20 of this title, shall not disconnect, suspend, or degrade basic telecommunications service to a customer that is participating in the federal Lifeline program for non-payment of a bill, any fees for service or equipment, or other charges, or for noncompliance with a deferred payment agreement.