S. 1040 (112th): Broadband for First Responders Act of 2011

Introduced:

May 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 19, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut

Independent

Text:

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Last Updated: May 19, 2011
Length: 28 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enhance public safety by making more spectrum available to public safety entities, to facilitate the development of a public safety broadband network, to provide standards for the spectrum needs of public safety entities, 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. 607 (Related)
Broadband for First Responders Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 10, 2011

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1040” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
May 19, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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