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Oct 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on October 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 16, 2007
Length: 43 pages
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.
Preparing America's Seniors for the Digital Transition Act of 2007 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), commencing not later than January 1, ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3862”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3862 — 110th Congress: Preparing America’s Seniors for the Digital Transition Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr3862
“H.R. 3862 — 110th Congress: Preparing America’s Seniors for the Digital Transition Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr3862>
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