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H.R. 555: Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2017

H.R. 555 directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to amend regulations related to certain antenna structures. Under the legislation, the regulations would be amended to prohibit private land-use restrictions from prohibiting amateur radio operation. H.R. 555 maintains existing law that permits community associations in deed-restricted communities to require that amateur operators obtain prior approval for equipment installation from the community ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Jan 13, 2017


Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 23, 2017

This bill passed in the House on January 23, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Adam Kinzinger

Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2017
Length: 7 pages


22% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jan 13, 2017

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Jan 23, 2017
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.

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 555 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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