Jan 29, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 11, 2009
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 11, 2009.
Senator from West Virginia
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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2009
Length: 3 pages
About the bill
A bill to postpone the DTV transition date.
The DTV (an abbreviation of digital television, also called digital broadcast) transition in the United States is the switchover from analog (the traditional method of transmitting television signals) to exclusively digital broadcasting of free over-the-air television programming. The transition from analog to digital television has been described by David Rehr, then president and CEO of the National Association of Broadcasters ...
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 108 (111th).
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 352 — 111th Congress: DTV Delay Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s352
“S. 352 — 111th Congress: DTV Delay Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. September 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s352>
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