To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to permit targeted interference with mobile radio services within prison facilities.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 15, 2009
Length: 8 pages
Jan 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 251 (same title)
Passed Senate (House next) — Oct 5, 2009
Jan 15, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 5, 2009
Companion Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 251 (111th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 560 (111th).
H.R. 560 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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