US HB451 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 23-2)
Status: Engrossed on September 24 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-09-24 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Pending: Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Don't Break Up the T-Band Act of 2020 This bill repeals the requirement for the Federal Communications Commission to reallocate and auction the 470-512 MHz band (referred to as the "T-Band spectrum"). The T-Band spectrum is a frequency range currently utilized by public-safety entities in certain urban areas.

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Title

Don't Break Up the T-Band Act of 2020

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-09-23 - House - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended (Y: 410 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 15) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-09-24SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
2020-09-23HouseThe title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
2020-09-23HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2020-09-23HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 410 - 5 (Roll no. 201). (text: CR 9/21/2020 H4614-4615)
2020-09-23HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4773-4774)
2020-09-21HouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
2020-09-21HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 451.
2020-09-21HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4614-4616)
2020-09-21HouseMr. McNerney moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
2020-09-18HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 421.
2020-09-18HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 116-521.
2020-07-15HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
2020-07-15HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2020-03-10HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
2020-03-10HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2020-02-27HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
2019-01-25HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.
2019-01-10HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
2019-01-10HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB2748 (Same As) 2019-10-30 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
HB2165 (Related) 2019-04-10 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.
HB5928 (Related) 2020-02-27 - Subcommittee Hearings Held.

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Bill Comments

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