S. 2607 (110th): DTV Transition Assistance Act


Feb 7, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 30, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 30, 2008.


Pub.L. 110-295


Olympia Snowe

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2008
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to make a technical correction to section 3009 of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005.

Summary (CRS)

7/30/2008--Public Law.DTV Transition Assistance Act - Amends the Digital Television Transition and Public Safety Act of 2005 (title III of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005) with respect to the ... Read more >


Feb 7, 2008

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Apr 24, 2008
Reported by Committee

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Jun 19, 2008
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 9, 2008
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 30, 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2607”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5696 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 3, 2008

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