To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to permit targeted interference with mobile radio services within prison facilities.
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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.
Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2009
Length: 8 pages
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S. 251 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 5, 2009
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Companion Bill — Passed Senate
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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