To improve public awareness in the United States among older individuals and their families and caregivers about the impending Digital Television Transition through the establishment of a Federal interagency taskforce between the Federal Communications Commission, the Administration on Aging, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, and the outside advice of appropriate members of the aging network and industry groups.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 16, 2007
Length: 43 pages
Oct 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Oct 16, 2007
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H.R. 3862 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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