S. 3756 (111th): Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act

Introduced:

Aug 5, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 5, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV
Senator from West Virginia
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 5, 2010
Length: 25 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide public safety providers an additional 10 megahertz of spectrum to support a national, interoperable wireless broadband network and authorize the Federal Communications Commission to hold incentive auctions to provide funding to support such a network, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 28 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

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History

Introduced
Aug 5, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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