House Passes Amended LPFM Bill

December 17, 2010

Washington, DC - Dec 17, 2010 - The House of Representatives has passed H.R. 6533, the Local Community Radio Act of 2010. The bill will expand the number of low-power FM radio licenses available in the United States. The bill was amended to include provisions sought by the National Association of Broadcasters to protect full-power radio stations.

The bill heads to the Senate next. The complete text of the bill is available at Library of Congress website. Query H.R.6533.