Bill Text — Mar 28, 2012
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Nov 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Nevada
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Last Updated: Nov 8, 2011
Length: 19 pages
A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for greater transparency and efficiency in the procedures followed by the Federal Communications Commission.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1817”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Mar 27, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 2, 2011
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