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Feb 25, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on March 25, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 16, 1999
Length: 39 pages
To require the Federal Communications Commission to establish improved predictive models for determining the availability of television broadcast signals.
4/7/1999--Reported to House amended, Part I.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Amendments to the Communications Act of 1934 Title II: Amendments to Title 17, United States Code Satellite Competition and Consumer ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 851 — 106th Congress: Satellite Competition and Consumer Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr851
“H.R. 851 — 106th Congress: Satellite Competition and Consumer Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr851>
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