To amend the Communications Act of 1934 and title 17, United States Code, to extend expiring provisions relating to the retransmission of signals of television broadcast stations, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 22, 2014
Length: 9 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 4, 2014
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 4, 2014.
What legislators are saying
“U.S. House unanimously passes Greg Walden's bill to preserve rural satellite television service”
— Rep. Greg Walden [R-OR2] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 19, 2014
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 4572: STELA Reauthorization Act of 2014
Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 22, 2014. 86% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 2799: Satellite Television Access and Viewer Rights Act
Ordered Reported on Sep 17, 2014. 54% incorporated. (compare text)
Jul 22, 2014
Source Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4572 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 5728 (113th).
Nov 18, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 19, 2014
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Nov 20, 2014
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 4, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 5728 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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