A bill to direct the Federal Communications Commission to extend to private land use restrictions its rule relating to reasonable accommodation of amateur service communications.
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Jun 25, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 18, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Mississippi
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Last Updated: Dec 6, 2016
Length: 4 pages
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Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1301 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 1685 (114th).
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
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S. 1685 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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