A bill to improve oversight by the Federal Communications Commission of the wireless and broadcast emergency alert systems.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Hawaii. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 17, 2018
Length: 10 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 17, 2018 but was never passed by the House.
Jul 18, 2018
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Dec 17, 2018
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
S. 3238 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3238. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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