H.R. 6533 (111th): Local Community Radio Act of 2010


Dec 16, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 4, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 4, 2011.


Pub.L. 111-371


Michael “Mike” Doyle Jr.

Representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To implement the recommendations of the Federal Communications Commission report to the Congress regarding low-power FM service, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/4/2011--Public Law.Local Community Radio Act of 2010 - Section2 - Amends the Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2001 to require the Federal ... Read more >


Dec 16, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 17, 2010
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 18, 2010
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 4, 2011
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6533”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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

H.R. 1147 (Related)
Local Community Radio Act of 2009

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 16, 2009

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