S. 455 (112th): RADIOS Act


Mar 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Olympia Snowe

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2011
Length: 51 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote development and opportunity with regards to spectrum occupancy and use, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/2/2011--Introduced.Reforming Airwaves by Developing Incentives and Opportunistic Sharing Act or the RADIOS Act - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), subject to specified ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 2, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 455”). 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)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3439 (Related)
Federal Wi-Net Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2012

S. 3433 (Related)
Radio Spectrum Inventory Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2012

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