S. 28 (112th): Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act
Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
John “Jay” Rockefeller IV
Senator from West Virginia
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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2011
Length: 25 pages
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H.R. 2482 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 11, 2011
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- Full Title
A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide public safety providers an additional 10 megahertz of spectrum to support a national, interoperable wireless broadband network and authorize the Federal Communications Commission to hold incentive auctions to provide funding to support such a network, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 5, 2010
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2011
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