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

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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Mar 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

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


John Barrow

Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2011
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Mar 3, 2011

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