How The US Government Plans To Pay $1.9 Billion To Replace Huawei, ZTE Equipment

By Conor Healy and Kelsey Petrone, Published Sep 30, 2021, 11:06am EDT

The US government is giving away nearly $2 billion to replace Huawei and ZTE equipment, but how will this work? Who can apply? And how much can you get?

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*** ******* ** * result ** ********* *** ******* ************** Networks *** ** ****, ****** ** ***** 2020, ***** ***********:

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$1.9 ******* ** ********

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*** ********** ** ******* ************** provider** *** **** ******:

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****** ***** **** ** also ******** ** *** program,** *** *** ********:

*** **** ** *** salary ** ** ******** employee *** *** **** he ** *** ***** exclusively ** ***** ******** related ** *** ***********’* RRD ******* *** ** reimbursable. ************* ******* ************ will ** ******** ** submit ************* ******* ****** rates, **** ***** ** the *** *******, *** other *********** ** ******** in ******** ** **** will ***** *** **** Administrator, *** *** ******* auditors, ** ************ *** cost ******** ** *** Participant.

Process **** ****** **** ****

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********* ** *****, ********** **** **** submit * **** *** the ******* *** *********** of *** ********, ********* a ******** *** **********:

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**** ************** **** ********* further *********** *** ***** funding *********** ** ******** applicants. **** ********* **** notify ********** ** ******* amounts ***** ** *** second ******* ** ****.

**** ** *** **** time *****, ********* **** submit ******** *** ********** documentation ** ****** ***** are ********. *** *** fund ************* **** ****** claims ***** ** ****** invoices ********* *** ******* or **** ******** ** they *** ********.

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*** *** **** * webinar ** ****** *** discuss *** *******, ******** below:

Profitable *** *********

***** * ***** **** of ******* ******** ** that ******* ********* ***** lose ***** ****** ** replace ********* ** ***** own ****, **** *** become ********** *** **** providers ** **** ******* pays *** **** *** equipment (***** *** ** better) ** **** ** the ***** ** ** so.

Fraud *********?

*** *** ****** **** it **** ******** ******* and *** ******* ********* replacement *** ******** ******* an ***** *** **** each *********** ** *********** for ********** ******** *** compliance **** *** ******* and ******* ********:

************ *** ** ******* to * ******* ** audits, **** ******, *** proof ** ******* ******** during *** ***** *** process ** ****** *** FCC *** **** ************* in ******** *** ************* Program ******* *****, *****, and *****.

*******, ***** ********** ********, such ** ******** ***, **** ************ been ******* **** ***** and *****,********* *** ************** ** this $*.* ******* ******* will **** ** ***** against.

Dahua *** ********* ******** ******** ******

***** **** ******* ****** Huawei *** ***, ******* this ***** *** ********* were ***** ***** ***'* **** ** equipment "************ **** ** the ******** ********** *** ****** ****** or *** ******** *** safety ** ****** ****** persons", ******-****** *****:

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Video ************ ************

*******, ***** *** ********* are *** **** ** the ******* *******, ** the ******* ********:

*********, ******* ************** ********* or ******** *** ******* to ************** ********* ** services ******** ** ******** by ****** ************ ******* (Huawei) ** *** *********** (ZTE) [******** *****]

** ** ******* ** the ********** **** ****** this ********** ** ******* Dahua ** *********.

*** **** *******, *** cost ******* ***** ***** that ******* *** ***** surveillance ********* *** *** eligible *** *************:

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***** *** *** ** the ****** ******** *** is ** ********** ******* network ********, ***** ** potentially ******* ****** ** expand ** ***** *** devices, ********* ***** ************ systems.

***** ***** ***** ************ manufacturers ***** *** ********* are ******* ********** ** national ******** ***** ***** with ****** *** ***, similar *** ****** ** the ***** ************ ******** is * *********** ** the ******.

**** **** ******** ** monitor ************ ** **** area.

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* ***** **** *** bill ** *****, ** just ******* ******* ***** import ***** ** *******; but ** **** *** accept ** **** *** from *** *** *****. Write * ****** ** your *********** ***** **.

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