H.R. 851 (106th): Satellite Competition and Consumer Protection Act

Introduced:

Feb 25, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 25, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William “Billy” Tauzin

Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 16, 1999
Length: 39 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Federal Communications Commission to establish improved predictive models for determining the availability of television broadcast signals.

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History

Feb 25, 1999
 
Introduced

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Mar 25, 1999
 
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