H.R.1320 - Interference Protection for Existing Television Band Devices Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] (Introduced 03/05/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||03/06/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1320 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/05/2007)
Interference Protection for Existing Television Band Devices Act of 2007 - Requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to: (1) permit fixed location, certified unlicensed devices to use, on non-exclusive terms, unassigned, non-licensed television broadcast channels between 54 megahertz and 698 megahertz in rural areas no sooner than February 17, 2009; and (2) protect from harmful interference incumbent certified low-power auxiliary devices providing real-time, high-quality audio transmissions over distances of approximately 100 meters.
Allows the FCC to consider permitting the operation of non-fixed (personal/portable) location, certified unlicensed devices to use the non-licensed television broadcast channels between 54 megahertz and 698 megahertz in certain circumstances.