H.R. 911 (112th): Spectrum Inventory and Auction Act of 2011

Introduced:

Mar 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Barrow
Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2011
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the National Telecommunications and Information Administration and the Federal Communications Commission to conduct an inventory of broadband spectrum, to authorize the Commission, contingent on the completion of such inventory, to conduct auctions of voluntarily relinquished spectrum usage rights and to share the revenues with the licensees who relinquished such rights, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3509 (Related)
Wireless Innovation and Public Safety Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 29, 2011

H.R. 2482 (Related)
Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2011

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History

Introduced
Mar 3, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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