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Feb 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 16, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 24, 2009
Length: 8 pages
To implement the recommendations of the Federal Communications Commission report to the Congress regarding low-power FM service.
Section2 - Amends the Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2001 to require the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to modify the rules authorizing ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2802 (110th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 21, 2007
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1147 — 111th Congress: Local Community Radio Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1147
“H.R. 1147 — 111th Congress: Local Community Radio Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1147>
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