S. 3439 (112th): Federal Wi-Net Act


Jul 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Olympia Snowe

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 40, United States Code, to direct the Administrator of General Services to install Wi-Fi hotspots and wireless neutral host systems in all Federal buildings in order to improve in-building wireless communications coverage and commercial network capacity by offloading wireless traffic onto wireline broadband networks.

Summary (CRS)

7/25/2012--Introduced.Federal Wi-Net Act - Directs the Administrator of General Services (GSA) to:(1) install Wi-Fi hotspots (areas where the public can access a wireless Internet connection) in all publicly accessible federal ... Read more >

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Jul 25, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3439”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 3995 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 1, 2010

S. 455 (Related)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2011

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