H.R. 5081 (111th): Broadband for First Responders Act of 2010

Introduced:

Apr 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 20, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Peter “Pete” King
Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2010
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To enhance public safety by making more spectrum available to public safety agencies, to facilitate the development of a wireless public safety broadband network, to provide standards for the spectrum needs of public safety agencies, and for other purposes.

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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. 607 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 10, 2011

S. 3625 (Related)
First Responders Protection Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 21, 2010

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5081” 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
Apr 20, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
81 cosponsors (54D, 27R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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