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      Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
    IntroducedSeptember 29th, 2010

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Title

Letting Our Communities Access Local Television Act of 2010

Official Title

A bill to allow the FCC to review petitions relating to the secondary transmission of broadcast programming in orphan counties.

Summary

Letting Our Communities Access Local Television Act of 2010 or the LOCAL TV Act of 2010 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to seek and consider petitions requesting the expansion of a satellite or cable license to permit secondary transmissions to an adjacent in-state market area in those instances where transmissions to such adjacent market area are not currently allowed.

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