To promote and encourage the valuable public service, disaster relief, and emergency communications provided on a volunteer basis by licensees of the Federal Communications Commission in the Amateur Radio Service, by undertaking a study of the uses of amateur radio for emergency and disaster relief communications, by identifying unnecessary or unreasonable impediments to the deployment of Amateur Radio emergency and disaster relief communications, and by making recommendations for relief of such unreasonable restrictions so as to expand the uses of amateur radio communications in Homeland Security planning and response.
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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 5, 2011
Length: 6 pages
Jan 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 191 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Apr 13, 2011
Apr 29, 2009
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2160 (111th).
Jan 5, 2011
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