S. 592 (111th): Local Community Radio Act of 2009

A bill to implement the recommendations of the Federal Communications Commission report to the Congress regarding low-power FM service.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Maria Cantwell

Senator from Washington



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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2010
Length: 14 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 1147 (same title)
Passed House — Dec 16, 2009


Mar 12, 2009

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Nov 19, 2009
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S. 592 (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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