About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to ensure access to basic broadcast television after the Digital Television Transition, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
Digital TV Transition Fairness Act - Requires the Department of Commerce to implement and administer a program to obtain coupons that can be applied toward:(1) the cost to install a ...
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Dec 11, 2008
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Jan 7, 2009
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 25 (111th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3740”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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S. 25 (111th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 7, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3740 — 110th Congress: Digital TV Transition Fairness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3740
“S. 3740 — 110th Congress: Digital TV Transition Fairness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. December 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3740>
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