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      house Committees
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Communications and Technology
    IntroducedFebruary 24th, 2009

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Title

Satellite Consumers' Access to Public Television Digital Programming Act of 2009

Official Title

To mandate satellite carriage of qualified noncommercial educational television stations.

Summary

Satellite Consumers' Access to Public Television Digital Programming Act of 2009 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require a satellite carrier that offers multichannel video programming distribution service to over five million subscribers to retransmit the digital signals of each noncommercial educational television station that is located in any local U.S. market.