H.R. 560 (111th): Safe Prisons Communications Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jan 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kevin Brady
Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2009
Length: 8 pages

See Instead:

S. 251 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 5, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to permit targeted interference with mobile radio services within prison facilities.

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S. 251 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 5, 2009

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History

Introduced
Jan 15, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
54 cosponsors (43R, 11D) (show)
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Votes

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