New Cosponsor — Sep 10, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Amy Klobuchar [D-MN]
The bill now has 1 cosponsor (1 Democrat).
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A bill to encourage spectrum licenses to make unused spectrum available for use by rural and smaller carriers in order to expand wireless coverage.
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. 3516”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3516 — 112th Congress: Rural Spectrum Accessibility Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3516
“S. 3516 — 112th Congress: Rural Spectrum Accessibility Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3516>
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