New Cosponsor — Jul 10, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA43]
The bill now has 26 cosponsors (25 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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May 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 5, 2011
Length: 10 pages
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish signal quality and content requirements for the carriage of public, educational, and governmental channels, to preserve support of such channels, and for other purposes.
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Last Action: Oct 7, 2009
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