To amend the Federal Communications Act of 1934 to require that at least one member of the Federal Communications Commission be skilled in the engineering sciences.
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Sponsor and status
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
This bill was introduced on October 3, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Representative for Pennsylvania's 15th congressional district
12 Cosponsors (9 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Oct 3, 1991
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H.R. 3501 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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