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S.28 Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jan 25, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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  • 72% of users support S.28

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    • International Association of Chiefs of Police

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    • International Association of Fire Chiefs

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    • Public Safety Alliance

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    • Major County Sheriffs Association

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    • International Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials

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    • National Emergency Management Association

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    • National Association of State Emergency Medical Service Officials

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    • Council of State Governments

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    • Alarm Industry Communications Committee

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    • United States Conference of Mayors

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    • Verizon Communications

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    • American Public Works Association

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    • Public Knowledge

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    • AT&T

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    • Rural Cellular Association

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Creation of Public Safety Network to Lead to 100000 New Jobs ... - September 15, 2011 by APCO International - S.911 is just one of five bills that have been introduced since January 2011, which allocate the D block to public safety (the other bills are HR607, HR2482, S.28 and S.1040). All five bills address public safety's top priorities ... -

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      As noted by APCO International on September 15, 2011, "S.911 is just one of five bills that have been introduced since January 2011, which allocate the D block to public safety (the other bills are HR607, HR2482, S.28 and S.1040). All five bills address public safety's top priorities ... - " (http://psc.apcointl.org/2011/09/15/creation-of-public-safety-network-to-lead-to-100000-new-jobs/)
    • H.S. Football: Area and state scores « The Chronicle-Telegram ... - September 10, 2011 by Chronicle-Telegram Sports - W. Geauga 42, Willoughby S. 28. Cin. Country Day 35, Cin. College Prep. 7. Cin. La Salle 27, Liberty Twp. Lakota E. 23. Cin. Madeira 42, Cin. N. College Hill 13. Cin. Mariemont 50, Norwood 14. Cin. Mt. Healthy 42, Cin. ...

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      As noted by Chronicle-Telegram Sports on September 10, 2011, "W. Geauga 42, Willoughby S. 28. Cin. Country Day 35, Cin. College Prep. 7. Cin. La Salle 27, Liberty Twp. Lakota E. 23. Cin. Madeira 42, Cin. N. College Hill 13. Cin. Mariemont 50, Norwood 14. Cin. Mt. Healthy 42, Cin. ..." (http://chronicle.northcoastnow.com/2011/09/10/hs-football-area-and-state-scores/)
    • S.263: A bill to provide for child safety, care, and education ... - February 01, 2011 by opencongress.org - RE: S.263. ein Update, StoffR 2009, S. 263-269 Wirklich eine Vereinfachung?, Die neue Kosmetikverordnung, COSSMA 12/2009, S. 28 ff. Zur Frage der Verkehrsfähigkeit ... Source: juravendis ... A bill in the U.S. Congress: A bill to provide for child safety,

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      As noted by opencongress.org on February 01, 2011, "RE: S.263. ein Update, StoffR 2009, S. 263-269 Wirklich eine Vereinfachung?, Die neue Kosmetikverordnung, COSSMA 12/2009, S. 28 ff. Zur Frage der Verkehrsfähigkeit ... Source: juravendis ... A bill in the U.S. Congress: A bill to provide for child safety," (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-s263/show)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • 620 million lose power as electricity grids fail across half of India - July 31, 2012 by ksl.com - We have given instructions that their power supply could be cut," he told reporters. The new power failure affected 620 million people across 20 of India's 28 states - about double the population of the United States. The blackout was unusual in its reach

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      As noted by ksl.com on July 31, 2012, "We have given instructions that their power supply could be cut," he told reporters. The new power failure affected 620 million people across 20 of India's 28 states - about double the population of the United States. The blackout was unusual in its reach " (http://www.ksl.com/?nid=148&sid=21476620)
    • Hunter Pence Trade Coming; Involves Nate Schierholtz - July 31, 2012 by Baseball Nation - He's 28, left-handed, and capable of many things. With the Dodgers having made moves, the Giants making moves, and the Diamondbacks reportedly working on a blockbuster, the NL West is forcing itself into the spotlight.

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      As noted by Baseball Nation on July 31, 2012, "He's 28, left-handed, and capable of many things. With the Dodgers having made moves, the Giants making moves, and the Diamondbacks reportedly working on a blockbuster, the NL West is forcing itself into the spotlight." (http://mlb.sbnation.com/2012/7/31/3206973/hunter-pence-trade-nate-schierholtz)
    • Altera Shipping Industry's Fastest Backplane-capable Transceivers in 28-nm Stratix V FPGAs - July 31, 2012 by Yahoo Finance - These high-performance devices are the latest in Altera's 28-nm FPGA portfolio to ship in volume production. The transceivers in Stratix V GX and Stratix V GS FPGAs deliver high system bandwidth (up to 66 lanes operating up to 14.1 Gbps ...

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      As noted by Yahoo Finance on July 31, 2012, "These high-performance devices are the latest in Altera's 28-nm FPGA portfolio to ship in volume production. The transceivers in Stratix V GX and Stratix V GS FPGAs deliver high system bandwidth (up to 66 lanes operating up to 14.1 Gbps ..." (http://finance.yahoo.com/news/altera-shipping-industrys-fastest-backplane-142200876.html)
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