H.R. 1320 (108th): Commercial Spectrum Enhancement Act

Introduced:

Mar 18, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 11, 2003 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Fred Upton

Representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 17, 2003
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the National Telecommunications and Information Administration Organization Act to facilitate the reallocation of spectrum from governmental to commercial users.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 18, 2003
 
Introduced

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Apr 30, 2003
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 11, 2003
 
Passed House

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Oct 17, 2003
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

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Details

Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (10R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jun 11, 2003 1:31 p.m.
Passed 408/10

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