H.R. 1147 (111th): Local Community Radio Act of 2009

Introduced:

Feb 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Michael “Mike” Doyle Jr.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district
Democrat

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Last Updated: Dec 24, 2009
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To implement the recommendations of the Federal Communications Commission report to the Congress regarding low-power FM service.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2802 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 21, 2007

S. 592 (Related)
Local Community Radio Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 2009

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1147” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Feb 24, 2009
Reported by Committee
Oct 15, 2009
Passed House
Dec 16, 2009
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
86 cosponsors (71D, 15R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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