[Congressional Record Index (2010)]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office, www.gpo.gov]



TELECOMMUNICATIONS

  Amendments
      Correctional institutions: prohibit possession or use of cell 
        phones and similar wireless devices by Federal prisoners (S. 
        1749), S2247, S2248 [13AP], S6456 [28JY]
      Crime: prevent video depictions of animal cruelty (H.R. 5566), 
        S7639, S7654 [28SE], S8202 [19NO]
      Disabled: increase access to modern communications technologies 
        by blind and deaf individuals (S. 3304), S6962, S6983 [5AU]
      Federal employees: improve teleworking in executive agencies by 
        developing telework program that allows employees to telework 
        at least 20 percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative 
        workweeks (H.R. 1722), S7760 [29SE], H5577, H5589 [14JY], 
        H7560 [18NO]
      ------improve teleworking in executive agencies by developing 
        telework program that allows employees to telework at least 20 
        percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative workweeks 
        (H.R. 1722), consideration (H. Res. 1509), H5574 [14JY]
      ------improve teleworking in executive agencies by developing 
        telework program that allows employees to telework at least 20 
        percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative workweeks 
        (H.R. 1722), consideration (H. Res. 1721), H7559 [18NO]
      Information technology: improve U.S. cyber security (S. 3538), 
        S7982 [17NO]
      Taxation: reduce taxpayer burdens and enhance taxpayer 
        protections (H.R. 4994), S8644, S8646 [8DE], H8267 [9DE]
  Articles and editorials
      About That Webcam, S2379 [15AP]
      Middlebury To Develop Online Language Venture, S2638 [26AP]
  Bills and resolutions
      Army: anniversary of Army Signal Corps (see H. Res. 1590), H6572 
        [30JY]
      Broadband: improve broadband coverage and service, especially in 
        rural and tribal areas, and spectrum coverage for public 
        safety broadband communications services (see S. 3710), S6883 
        [5AU]
      ------require consistent use of broadband service terminology by 
        providers and clear disclosure to consumers about actual 
        broadband speed that may reasonably be expected (see S. 3110), 
        S1516 [15MR]
      Cell Phones for Soldiers (organization): tribute (see H. Res. 
        1078), H606 [5FE]
      Classified information: provide penalties for disclosure of 
        classified information related to certain intelligence 
        activities (see S. 4004), S8397 [2DE] (see H.R. 6506), H8264 
        [8DE]
      Communications Act: reform universal service provisions (see 
        H.R. 5828), H5984 [22JY]
      Computers: prohibit installation of certain peer-to-peer file 
        sharing software without first providing notice and obtaining 
        consent from the owner or authorized user of the computer (see 
        S. 3027), S698 [23FE]
      ------reduce ability of terrorists, spies, criminals, and other 
        malicious actors to compromise, disrupt, and destroy networks, 
        infrastructure, and key resources (see S. 4021), S8713 [9DE]
      Corp. for Public Broadcasting: prohibit Federal funding after 
        2012 (see H.R. 5538), H4596 [16JN]
      Crime: expand definition of scheme or artifice to defraud 
        relative to mail and wire fraud (see S. 3854), S7618 [28SE]
      ------prevent video depictions of animal cruelty (see S. 3841), 
        S7507 [27SE] (see H.R. 5092), H2798 [21AP] (see H.R. 5337), 
        H3540 [18MY] (see H.R. 5566), H4676 [22JN]
      ------prevent video depictions of animal cruelty (H.R. 5566), 
        consideration of Senate amendment (see H. Res. 1712), H7453 
        [15NO]
      ------require reporting on certain information and 
        communications technologies of foreign countries and develop 
        action plans to improve capacity of certain countries to 
        combat cybercrime (see S. 3155), S1873 [23MR] (see H.R. 4962), 
        H2457 [25MR]
      Dept. of Agriculture: establish Office of Rural Broadband 
        Initiatives (see H.R. 4545), H422 [27JA]
      Dept. of Commerce: repeal public telecommunications facilities 
        assistance program (see H.R. 5496), H4330 [9JN]
      Dept. of HHS: amend and reauthorize the Controlled Substance 
        Monitoring Program (see S. 3575), S5786 [13JY]
      ------reauthorize telehealth and telemedicine grant programs 
        (see H.R. 6110), H6681 [14SE]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: establish the Cyber Security 
        Domestic Preparedness Consortium (see H.R. 4507), H386 [26JA]
      Dept. of Justice: combat online infringement of intellectual 
        property (see S. 3804), S7205 [20SE]
      Dept. of State: modernize authorities to oppose dissemination of 
        violent extremist ideologies over the Internet and other 
        mediums of information (see H.R. 5729), H5546 [13JY]
      ------transmit to the House of Representatives classified 
        documents unlawfully disclosed and provided to WikiLeaks 
        (Internet site) and the news media (see H. Res. 1763), H8520 
        [15DE]
      Dept. of the Treasury: make electronic communications of certain 
        Troubled Asset Relief Program recipients publicly available on 
        the Internet (see H.R. 4519), H386 [26JA]
      ------require institutions to segregate Troubled Asset Relief 
        Program funds and prohibit use of such funds for political 
        expenditures or electioneering communications (see H.R. 4617), 
        H606 [5FE]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: authorize waiver of collection of 
        copayments for telehealth and telemedicine visits of veterans 
        (see S. 3325), S3358 [6MY] (see H.R. 5768), H5675 [15JY]
      ------establish a toll-free hotline to assist and provide 
        training to mental health professionals at institutions of 
        higher learning (see H.R. 5385), H3822 [25MY]
      ------share information about use of controlled substances by 
        veterans with State prescription monitoring programs to 
        prevent misuse and diversion of prescription medicines (see S. 
        3575), S5786 [13JY]
      Disabled: increase access to modern communications technologies 
        by blind and deaf individuals (see S. 3304), S3091 [4MY]
      Distracted Driving Awareness Month: designate (see S. Res. 510), 
        S3006 [30AP] (see H. Res. 1186), H1518 [16MR]
      Education: provide vouchers for broadband service to students, 
        increase access to advanced services for community colleges 
        and head start programs, and establish discounted electronic 
        books pilot program (see H.R. 4619), H609 [9FE]
      Election Assistance Commission: establish an Online Voter 
        Registration grant program (see S. 3301), S3091 [4MY]
      FCC: allow review of petitions on the secondary transmission of 
        broadcast programming in orphan counties (see S. 3894), S7787 
        [29SE]
      ------encourage continued investment and innovation in 
        communications networks by establishing a new competition 
        analysis-based regulatory framework (see S. 3624), S6078 
        [21JY]
      ------extend time period for filing petitions to deny, 
        oppositions, and comments in the proceeding relating to 
        proposed merger of Comcast and NBC Universal (see H.R. 5020), 
        H2578 [14AP]
      ------implement recommendations relative to low-power FM radio 
        service (see H.R. 6533), H8597 [16DE]
      ------issue regulations against censorship of Internet search 
        results (see H.R. 4504), H386 [26JA]
      ------prohibit from regulating information services or Internet 
        access services absent a market failure (see H.R. 5257), H3309 
        [11MY]
      ------promulgate regulations requiring a label on packaging of 
        certain baby monitors warning that signals may be intercepted 
        by potential intruders (see H.R. 6463), H7854 [1DE]
      ------promulgate regulations to improve billing disclosure to 
        cellular telephone consumers (see S. 3872), S7787 [29SE]
      ------provide for voluntary incentive auction revenue sharing 
        (see H.R. 5947), H6403 (see H.R. 5947), H6455 [29JY]
      ------provide greater technical resources to Commissioners (see 
        H.R. 4809), H1323 [10MR]
      ------provide public safety providers additional spectrum to 
        support national, interoperable wireless broadband network and 
        authorize incentive auctions to fund such a network (see S. 
        3756), S6884 [5AU]
      Federal agencies and departments: require each agency to include 
        contact information in its collection of information (see H.R. 
        6068), H6570 [30JY]
      Federal employees: improve teleworking in executive agencies by 
        developing telework program that allows employees to telework 
        at least 20 percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative 
        workweeks (H.R. 1722), consideration (see H. Res. 1509), H5545 
        [13JY] (see H. Res. 1721), H7548 [17NO]
      Food: improve communication to consumers when there is a food 
        recall (see S. 3114), S1516 [15MR]
      Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act: extend certain expiring 
        provisions of law establishing a procedure for authorizing 
        certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence (see S. 4048), 
        S10514 [17DE]
      FTC: establish the Office for the Prevention of Fraud Targeting 
        Seniors (see H.R. 5884), H6163 [27JY]
      Government regulations: clarify rights and responsibilities of 
        Federal entities in the spectrum relocation process (see S. 
        3490), S4938 [15JN]
      ------institute an identification requirement for the purchase 
        of pre-paid mobile devices (see S. 3427), S4442 [26MY]
      ------require a study on spectrum occupancy and use (see S. 
        3610), S5993 [19JY]
      GSA: install Wi-Fi hotspots and wireless neutral host systems in 
        Federal buildings to improve in-building wireless 
        communications coverage and commercial network capacity (see 
        S. 3995), S8348 [1DE]
      ------require Federal agencies to begin acquiring all 
        telecommunication services under Networx contracts (see H.R. 
        6267), H7389 [29SE]
      House of Representatives: establish and implement a process 
        under which the public may view proceedings of the House and 
        committees online (see H. Res. 1166), H1358 [11MR]
      Information technology: commend companies for advocating an 
        uncensored Internet, encourage participation in Global Network 
        Initiative, and make lawful Internet access a part of U.S. 
        foreign policy (see H. Res. 1512), H5546 [13JY]
      ------improve U.S. cyber security (see S. 3538), S5439 [24JN]
      Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act: extend certain 
        provisions (see S. 4048), S10514 [17DE] (see H.R. 6429), H7613 
        [18NO]
      Internet: oppose any effort to transfer control to the U.N. or 
        any other international governmental organization (see H. Res. 
        1775), H8785 [17DE]
      Iran: mark anniversary of Presidential election, support 
        citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn ongoing human 
        rights abuses (see S. Res. 551), S4885 [14JN]
      ------mark anniversary of Presidential election, support 
        citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn ongoing human 
        rights abuses and continued pursuit of nuclear weapons 
        capability (see H. Res. 1457), H4677 [22JN]
      Law enforcement: establish a pilot program for police 
        departments to use anonymous texts from citizens to augment 
        their anonymous tip hotlines (see S. 3360), S3716 [13MY] (see 
        H.R. 5913), H6283 [28JY]
      National ESIGN Day: designate (see S. Res. 576), S5699 [30JN] 
        (see H. Con. Res. 290), H4871 [24JN]
      National Telephone Discount Lifeline Awareness Week: support 
        (see H. Res. 1616), H6682 [14SE]
      Native Americans: establish a position for a representative of 
        Indian tribes on the Joint Board overseeing the implementation 
        of universal communications service (see H.R. 6530), H8597 
        [16DE]
      News media: promote media literacy and youth empowerment 
        programs, research impact of depictions of girls and women in 
        the media, and establish a National Task Force on Girls and 
        Women in the Media (see S. 3852), S7618 [28SE] (see H.R. 
        4925), H2318 [24MR]
      OMB: issue guidance on the use of peer-to-peer file sharing 
        software to prohibit the personal use of such software by 
        Federal employees (see S. 3484), S4885 [14JN]
      Parks and recreation areas: assist States and local governments 
        in developing and implementing emergency notification systems 
        suitable for use on public recreational lands (see H.R. 6293), 
        H7391 [29SE]
      Pipelines: ensure telephonic notice of certain incidents (see 
        H.R. 6008), H6568 [30JY]
      Political campaigns: disclose third-party communications made 
        for or against a candidate and identifying information in 
        Internet communications, and apply disclosure requirements to 
        prerecorded telephone calls (see H.R. 4749), H1103 [3MR]
      ------prohibit corporations from making independent expenditures 
        or disbursements for electioneering communications without 
        prior approval of a majority of shareholders (see H.R. 4644), 
        H647 [22FE]
      ------prohibit corporations which employ or retain registered 
        lobbyists from making expenditures or disbursements for 
        electioneering communications (see H.R. 4511), H386 [26JA]
      ------require certain campaign-related communications which are 
        paid for by certain tax-exempt organizations or political 
        organizations to include a statement naming their largest 
        donors (see H.R. 4583), H554 [3FE]
      Privacy: prohibit any person from engaging in certain video 
        surveillance except as authorized by criminal law or the 
        Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (see S. 3214), S2377 
        [15AP]
      ------protect consumers by requiring reasonable security 
        policies and procedures to protect computerized data 
        containing personal information and require data breach 
        notification (see S. 3742), S6884 [5AU]
      Public broadcasting: enable obtaining of statutory licenses for 
        transmission of sound recordings online, unless a substantial 
        portion of the recordings are by the same artist or same 
        musical work (see H.R. 6307), H7391 [29SE]
      Radio: award grants for development of nonstationary radio over 
        Internet protocol devices that support mission-critical 
        broadband voice and data communications of public safety 
        personnel (see S. 3731), S6883 [5AU] (see H.R. 5907), H6283 
        [28JY]
      ------prohibit Federal funding of certain public radio 
        programming and transfer certain public radio funds to reduce 
        the public debt (see H.R. 6417), H7548 [17NO]
      Roads and highways: reduce funding to States that do not enact 
        laws prohibiting an individual from using a wireless 
        communication device while operating a motor vehicle in a 
        school zone (see H.R. 5097), H2798 [21AP]
      Safety: improve and coordinate emergency communications systems 
        through use of 911 services and support construction and 
        operation of ubiquitous and reliable citizen activated system 
        (see S. 3115), S1516 [15MR] (see H.R. 4829), H1357 [11MR]
      ------make more spectrum available to, facilitate development of 
        a wireless broadband network for, and provide standards for 
        spectrum needs of public safety agencies (see S. 3625), S6078 
        [21JY] (see H.R. 5081), H2695 [20AP]
      SBA: improve certain programs to better assist small business 
        customers in accessing broadband technology (see S. 3506), 
        S5112 [17JN]
      Taxation: promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the 
        taxation of digital goods and services (see H.R. 5649), H5302 
        [30JN]
      ------reduce taxpayer burdens and enhance taxpayer protections 
        (see H.R. 4994), H2502 [13AP]
      Technology: combat trade barriers that threaten maintenance of 
        an open, global Internet, that mandate unique technology 
        standards as a condition of market access, and promote free 
        flow of information (see H.R. 5694), H5502 [1JY]
      ------enhance security and resiliency of U.S. cyber and 
        communications infrastructure (see S. 3480), S4850 [10JN] (see 
        H.R. 5548), H4597 [16JN]
      Telephones: require cell phone early termination fees to be pro-
        rated over the term of a subscriber's contract (see H.R. 
        5583), H4779 [23JN]
      Television: reauthorize extension of statutory license for 
        secondary transmissions of superstations and networks and 
        amend the Communications Act relative to such transmissions 
        (see S. 3186), S2115 [25MR] (see S. 3191), S2162 [26MR]
      Transportation: provide certain rights to commuters who ride 
        public transportation (see H.R. 6064), H6570 [30JY]
      Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act: 
        technical corrections (see S. 3828), S7352 [22SE]
      Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools 
        Required To Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism (USA PATRIOT) 
        Act: extend certain provisions (see S. 4048), S10514 [17DE] 
        (see H.R. 6429), H7613 [18NO]
  Lists
      Organizations supporting H.R. 6533, Local Community Radio Act, 
        H8621 [17DE]
  Motions
      Federal employees: improve teleworking in executive agencies by 
        developing telework program that allows employees to telework 
        at least 20 percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative 
        workweeks (H.R. 1722), H5586 [14JY], H7563 [18NO]
  Remarks in House
      Army: anniversary of Signal Corps, E1134 [17JN]
      CIA: require videotaping of intelligence-gathering 
        interrogations and other pertinent actions involving a 
        suspected terrorist, H856 [25FE], H7306 [29SE]
      Correctional institutions: permit targeted interference with 
        mobile radio services within prison facilities (H.R. 560), 
        H5792 [20JY]
      ------prohibit possession or use of cell phones and similar 
        wireless devices by Federal prisoners (S. 1749), H5791, H5792 
        [20JY]
      Crime: prevent video depictions of animal cruelty (H.R. 5566), 
        H5788-H5791 [20JY], E1389 [21JY]
      ------prevent video depictions of animal cruelty (H.R. 5566), 
        consideration of Senate amendment (H. Res. 1712), H7403-H7405 
        [15NO], E1943 [17NO]
      Dept. of Justice: individual rights violations, E1193 [24JN]
      Disabled: ensure individuals with disabilities have access to 
        emerging Internet protocol-based communications and video 
        programming technologies (H.R. 3101), H5996-H6007 [26JY], 
        E1431 [27JY]
      ------increase access to modern communications technologies by 
        blind and deaf individuals (S. 3304), H7168-H7176 [28SE]
      Distracted Driving Awareness Month: designate (H. Res. 1186), 
        H2229-H2231 [23MR], E479 [24MR]
      Education: provide vouchers for broadband service to students, 
        increase access to advanced services for community colleges 
        and head start programs, and establish discounted electronic 
        books pilot program (H.R. 4619), E173 [9FE]
      FCC: implement recommendations relative to low-power FM radio 
        service (H.R. 6533), H8619-H8623 [17DE]
      ------prohibit from regulating information services or Internet 
        access services absent a market failure (H.R. 5257), H3279 
        [11MY]
      ------provide for voluntary incentive auction revenue sharing 
        (H.R. 5947), E1471 [29JY]
      Federal employees: improve teleworking in executive agencies by 
        developing telework program that allows employees to telework 
        at least 20 percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative 
        workweeks (H.R. 1722), H3158-H3163 [5MY], H5577-H5590 [14JY], 
        E1338 [15JY]
      ------improve teleworking in executive agencies by developing 
        telework program that allows employees to telework at least 20 
        percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative workweeks 
        (H.R. 1722), Senate amendment, H7560-H7569 [18NO]
      ------improve teleworking in executive agencies by developing 
        telework program that allows employees to telework at least 20 
        percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative workweeks 
        (H.R. 1722), consideration (H. Res. 1509), H5567, H5571-H5576 
        [14JY]
      ------improve teleworking in executive agencies by developing 
        telework program that allows employees to telework at least 20 
        percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative workweeks 
        (H.R. 1722), consideration (H. Res. 1721), H7553-H7560 [18NO]
      ------improve teleworking in executive agencies by developing 
        telework program that allows employees to telework at least 20 
        percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative workweeks 
        (H.R. 1722), motion to recommit, H5587 [14JY], E1450 [28JY]
      ------prohibit telework for certain employees, certify telework 
        savings, prohibit collective bargaining activities while 
        teleworking, and ensure proper records management, H5587 
        [14JY], E1450 [28JY]
      Harris Corp.: anniversary of Harris RF Communications division, 
        E1522 [30JY]
      Health: encourage transparency in health care reform 
        negotiations by broadcasting them on C-SPAN, H13, H17-H22, H26 
        [12JA], H124, H126, H131 [13JA], H148 [19JA], H243 [20JA], 
        H460-H465 [2FE], H3110 [4MY], E38 [19JA]
      Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act: extend certain 
        provisions, H838, H846-H848, H895-H901 [25FE]
      Iran: mark anniversary of Presidential election, support 
        citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn ongoing human 
        rights abuses and continued pursuit of nuclear weapons 
        capability (H. Res. 1457), H4716-H4721 [23JN], H4857 [24JN], 
        E1241 [30JN]
      Moran, Brad: Texas Tech University Mass Communications Hall of 
        Fame inductee, E1842 [29SE]
      National ESIGN Day: designate (H. Con. Res. 290), H5279 [30JN], 
        E1221 [28JN], E1271 [1JY]
      National Telecommunications Week: observance, E564 [15AP]
      New Jersey State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Task 
        Force: Burlington County, NJ, Prosecutor's Unit Excellence 
        Award recipient, E818 [12MY]
      OMB: issue guidance on the use of peer-to-peer file sharing 
        software to prohibit the personal use of such software by 
        Federal employees (H.R. 4098), H2237-H2239 [23MR], E480 [24MR]
      Pipelines: ensure telephonic notice of certain incidents (H.R. 
        6008), H7094-H7096 [28SE]
      Radio: award grants for development of nonstationary radio over 
        Internet protocol devices that support mission-critical 
        broadband voice and data communications of public safety 
        personnel (H.R. 5907), E1457 [28JY]
      ------prohibit Federal funding of certain public radio 
        programming and transfer certain public radio funds to reduce 
        the public debt (H.R. 6417), H7555-H7558 [18NO]
      Safety: improve and coordinate emergency communications systems, 
        H3392 [12MY]
      ------improve and coordinate emergency communications systems 
        through use of 911 services and support construction and 
        operation of ubiquitous and reliable citizen activated system 
        (H.R. 4829), E362 [11MR], E367 [12MR]
      Satellite Home Viewer Act: extend, H1550 [17MR]
      Taxation: limit extent to which States may tax compensation 
        earned by nonresident telecommuters (H.R. 2600), H5585 [14JY]
      ------promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the 
        taxation of digital goods and services (H.R. 5649), E1255 
        [30JN]
      ------reduce taxpayer burdens and enhance taxpayer protections 
        (H.R. 4994), H2531-H2535 [14AP], E550, E551, E566 [15AP], E691 
        [28AP]
      ------reduce taxpayer burdens and enhance taxpayer protections 
        (H.R. 4994), Senate amendments, H8267-H8274 [9DE], E2118 
        [13DE], E2133 [14DE]
      ------repeal excise tax on telephone use and other 
        communications services (H.R. 2203), H2649 [20AP]
      Technology: enhance security and resiliency of U.S. cyber and 
        communications infrastructure (H.R. 5548), E1123 [16JN]
      ------require an inventory of radio spectrum bands managed by 
        the National Telecommunications and Information Administration 
        and the FCC (H.R. 3125), H2525-H2530 [14AP], E553 [15AP]
      Telephones: require accurate and reasonable disclosure of the 
        terms and conditions of prepaid telephone calling cards and 
        services (H.R. 3993), H4698-H4701 [23JN], E1189, E1201 [24JN]
      Television: reauthorize extension of statutory license for 
        secondary transmissions of superstations and networks and 
        amend the Communications Act relative to such transmissions 
        (S. 3186), H2449 [25MR]
      Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act: 
        technical corrections (S. 3828), H7176, H7177 [28SE]
      Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools 
        Required To Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism (USA PATRIOT) 
        Act: extend certain provisions, H838, H846-H848, H895-H901 
        [25FE]
      WikiLeaks (Internet site): release of classified documents to 
        the news media, H7743-H7745 [30NO], H7760 [1DE], H8035 [7DE], 
        H8278 [9DE], E2044 [2DE]
      ------release of Dept. of Defense classified documents to the 
        news media related to Pakistan and Afghanistan, H6563 [30JY], 
        E1574 [10AU]
      WWRC-Radio (Washington, DC): tribute to ``Intelligent Talk'' 
        format, H3666 [20MY]
  Remarks in Senate
      Axiom Technologies, LLC: tribute, S6197 [22JY]
      Classified information: provide penalties for disclosure of 
        classified information related to certain intelligence 
        activities (S. 4004), S8399 [2DE]
      Computers: reduce ability of terrorists, spies, criminals, and 
        other malicious actors to compromise, disrupt, and destroy 
        networks, infrastructure, and key resources (S. 4021), S8713 
        [9DE]
      Correctional institutions: prohibit possession or use of cell 
        phones and similar wireless devices by Federal prisoners (S. 
        1749), S2248 [13AP], S6456 [28JY]
      Courts: decision in Comcast v. FCC on the authority to regulate 
        broadband access and consumer protections on the Internet, 
        S2286, S2287 [14AP]
      Crime: expand definition of scheme or artifice to defraud 
        relative to mail and wire fraud (S. 3854), S7631 [28SE]
      ------prevent video depictions of animal cruelty (H.R. 5566), 
        S7653, S7654 [28SE]
      ------prevent video depictions of animal cruelty (H.R. 5566), 
        House amendment, S8202-S8204 [19NO]
      ------prevent video depictions of animal cruelty (S. 3841), 
        S7509 [27SE], S7604 [28SE]
      ------require reporting on certain information and 
        communications technologies of foreign countries and develop 
        action plans to improve capacity of certain countries to 
        combat cybercrime (S. 3155), S1875 [23MR]
      Dept. of HHS: amend and reauthorize the Controlled Substance 
        Monitoring Program (S. 3575), S5791, S5792 [13JY]
      Dept. of Justice: combat online infringement of intellectual 
        property (S. 3804), S7207-S7210 [20SE], S8239 [29NO]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: authorize waiver of collection of 
        copayments for telehealth and telemedicine visits of veterans 
        (S. 3325), S3363 [6MY]
      ------share information about use of controlled substances by 
        veterans with State prescription monitoring programs to 
        prevent misuse and diversion of prescription medicines (S. 
        3575), S5791, S5792 [13JY]
      Disabled: increase access to modern communications technologies 
        by blind and deaf individuals (S. 3304), S6142 [22JY], S6983, 
        S6989 [5AU]
      Distracted Driving Awareness Month: designate (S. Res. 510), 
        S3014 [30AP]
      FAA: prohibit use of certain portable electronic devices in the 
        cockpit of commercial aircraft during flight and conduct a 
        study of the safety impact of distracted pilots, S1585 [16MR]
      FCC: broadband policy on neutrality, S10853, S10889-S10891 
        [21DE]
      ------encourage continued investment and innovation in 
        communications networks by establishing a new competition 
        analysis-based regulatory framework (S. 3624), S6081 [21JY]
      ------implement recommendations relative to low-power FM radio 
        service (H.R. 6533), S10696 [18DE]
      ------promulgate regulations to improve billing disclosure to 
        cellular telephone consumers (S. 3872), S7793 [29SE]
      ------protect Internet neutrality relative to the proposed 
        merger of Comcast and NBC Universal, S10690 [18DE]
      ------provide public safety providers additional spectrum to 
        support national, interoperable wireless broadband network and 
        authorize incentive auctions to fund such a network (S. 3756), 
        S6904 [5AU]
      Federal employees: improve teleworking in executive agencies by 
        developing telework program that allows employees to telework 
        at least 20 percent of hours worked in every 2 administrative 
        workweeks (H.R. 1722), S7770 [29SE]
      Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act: extend certain expiring 
        provisions of law establishing a procedure for authorizing 
        certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence (S. 4048), S10518 
        [17DE]
      ------modernize and streamline, S7935 [17NO]
      Government regulations: require a study on spectrum occupancy 
        and use (S. 3610), S5995 [19JY]
      GSA: install Wi-Fi hotspots and wireless neutral host systems in 
        Federal buildings to improve in-building wireless 
        communications coverage and commercial network capacity (S. 
        3995), S8350 [1DE]
      Information technology: improve U.S. cyber security (S. 3538), 
        S5445-S5447 [24JN], S7936, S7949 [17NO]
      Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act: extend certain 
        provisions, S793 [25FE]
      ------extend certain provisions (S. 4048), S10518 [17DE]
      Iran: condemn restrictions on freedoms of speech, the press, 
        expression, and assembly, human rights abuses, and censorship, 
        and support access to the Internet and personal communication 
        services, S2109 [25MR]
      ------mark anniversary of Presidential election, support 
        citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn ongoing human 
        rights abuses (S. Res. 551), S4893 [14JN]
      Middlebury College: tribute to development of online language 
        program for precollege students, S2583 [22AP], S2638 [26AP]
      National ESIGN Day: designate (S. Res. 576), S5716 [30JN]
      Oxford County Telephone and Telegraph Co.: tribute, S5110 [17JN]
      Privacy: prohibit any person from engaging in certain video 
        surveillance except as authorized by criminal law or the 
        Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (S. 3214), S2379 [15AP]
      Safety: make more spectrum available to, facilitate development 
        of a wireless broadband network for, and provide standards for 
        spectrum needs of public safety agencies (S. 3625), S6082 
        [21JY]
      Satellite Home Viewer Act: extend, S777 [25FE]
      Taxation: reduce taxpayer burdens and enhance taxpayer 
        protections (H.R. 4994), S8631 [8DE]
      ------reduce taxpayer burdens and enhance taxpayer protections 
        (H.R. 4994), unanimous-consent request, S5096, S5097 [17JN], 
        S6851 [5AU], S7383-S7385 [23SE], S7484 [27SE]
      ------remove cell phones from list of eligible depreciable 
        property, S5518, S5519 [29JN]
      ------remove cell phones from list of eligible depreciable 
        property (S. 144), S5240 [22JN]
      Technology: enhance security and resiliency of U.S. cyber and 
        communications infrastructure (S. 3480), S4852-S4855 [10JN]
      ------require an inventory of radio spectrum bands managed by 
        the National Telecommunications and Information Administration 
        and the FCC (S. 649), S1615 [16MR]
      Television: reauthorize extension of statutory license for 
        secondary transmissions of superstations and networks and 
        amend the Communications Act relative to such transmissions, 
        S1306 [9MR]
      ------reauthorize extension of statutory license for secondary 
        transmissions of superstations and networks and amend the 
        Communications Act relative to such transmissions (S. 2764), 
        S1338 [10MR]
      ------reauthorize extension of statutory license for secondary 
        transmissions of superstations and networks and amend the 
        Communications Act relative to such transmissions (S. 3186), 
        S2104 [25MR], S2159 [26MR]
      ------reauthorize extension of statutory license for secondary 
        transmissions of superstations and networks and amend the 
        Communications Act relative to such transmissions (S. 3191), 
        S2168, S2169 [26MR]
      Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act: 
        technical corrections (S. 3828), S7363 [22SE]
      Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools 
        Required To Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism (USA PATRIOT) 
        Act: extend certain provisions, S793 [25FE]
      ------extend certain provisions (S. 4048), S10518 [17DE]
      ------reform, S2108 [25MR]
      WikiLeaks (Internet site): release of classified documents to 
        the news media, S8270 [30NO]
      ------release of Dept. of Defense classified documents to the 
        news media related to Pakistan and Afghanistan, S6567 [2AU]
  Reports filed
      Calling Card Consumer Protection Act: Committee on Energy and 
        Commerce (House) (H.R. 3993) (H. Rept. 111-507), H4505 [15JN]
      Cell Phone Contraband Act: Committee on the Judiciary (Senate) 
        (S. 1749), S438 [2FE]
      Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act: Committee on 
        the Judiciary (Senate) (S. 3804), S8062 [18NO]
      ------Committee on the Judiciary (Senate) (S. 3804) (S. Rept. 
        111-373), S10513 [17DE]
      Consideration of H.R. 1722, Telework Enhancement Act: Committee 
        on Rules (House) (H. Res. 1721) (H. Rept. 111-657), H7548 
        [17NO]
      Consideration of H.R. 1722, Telework Improvements Act: Committee 
        on Rules (House) (H. Res. 1509) (H. Rept. 111-535), H5545 
        [13JY]
      Cybersecurity Act: Committee on Commerce, Science, and 
        Transportation (Senate) (S. 773), S10513 [17DE]
      ------Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation 
        (Senate) (S. 773) (S. Rept. 111-384), S11036 [22DE]
      Dept. of Justice Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert 
        Program Reauthorization: Committee on the Judiciary (Senate) 
        (H.R. 908), S5461 [25JN]
      Distracted Driving Prevention Act: Committee on Commerce, 
        Science, and Transportation (Senate) (S. 1938) (S. Rept. 111-
        355), S8298 [30NO]
      Equal Access to 21st Century Communications Act: Committee on 
        Commerce, Science, and Transportation (Senate) (S. 3304), 
        S6647 [3AU]
      FCC Commissioners' Technical Resource Enhancement Act: Committee 
        on Commerce, Science, and Transportation (Senate) (S. 2881) 
        (S. Rept. 111-251), S6881 [5AU]
      Local Community Radio Act: Committee on Commerce, Science, and 
        Transportation (Senate) (S. 592) (S. Rept. 111-160), S1311 
        [9MR]
      Prevention of Interstate Commerce in Animal Crush Videos Act: 
        Committee on the Judiciary (House) (H.R. 5566) (H. Rept. 111-
        549), H5711 [19JY]
      Protecting Cyberspace as a National Asset Act: Committee on 
        Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (Senate) (S. 3480) 
        (S. Rept. 111-368), S10303 [15DE]
      Radio Spectrum Inventory Act: Committee on Commerce, Science, 
        and Transportation (Senate) (S. 649) (S. Rept. 111-159), S1311 
        [9MR]
      ------Committee on Energy and Commerce (House) (H.R. 3125) (H. 
        Rept. 111-462), H2502 [13AP]
      Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act: Committee on 
        Commerce, Science, and Transportation (Senate) (S. 2764), 
        S10513 [17DE]
      ------Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation 
        (Senate) (S. 2764) (S. Rept. 111-385), S11036 [22DE]
      Secure Federal File Sharing Act: Committee on Oversight and 
        Government Reform (House) (H.R. 4098) (H. Rept. 111-431), 
        H1357 [11MR]
      Spectrum Relocation Improvement Act: Committee on Commerce, 
        Science, and Transportation (Senate) (S. 3490), S9021 [14DE]
      Strengthening and Updating Resources and Equipment (SURE) Act: 
        Committee on Homeland Security (House) (H.R. 3837) (H. Rept. 
        111-558), H5983 [22JY]
      Telework Improvements Act: Committee on Oversight and Government 
        Reform (House) (H.R. 1722) (H. Rept. 111-474), H3122 [4MY]
      Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act: 
        Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation (Senate) 
        (S. 3304) (S. Rept. 111-386), S11036 [22DE]
      ------Committee on (House) (H.R. 3101) (H. Rept. 111-563), H6042 
        [26JY]
      Veterans Telehealth and Other Care Improvements Act: Committee 
        on Veterans' Affairs (Senate) (S. 3325) (S. Rept. 111-286), 
        S7033 [13SE]
  Statements
      National Cyber Infrastructure Protection Act: Electric Power 
        Sector Representatives, S5446 [24JN]
      Pay-as-You-Go Effects of S. 3191, Satellite Television Extension 
        and Localism Act: CBO, S2169 [26MR]
      Surreptitious Video Surveillance Act: Senator Specter, S2379 
        [15AP]
  Tables
      Pay-as-you-go effects of H.R. 1722, Telework Improvements Act, 
        H3199 [5MY]
      Pay-as-you-go effects of H.R. 4098, Secure Federal File Sharing 
        Act, H2260 [23MR]
      Pay-as-you-go effects of H.R. 4994, Medicare and Medicaid 
        Extenders Act, S8631 [8DE]
      Pay-as-you-go effects of H.R. 4994, Taxpayer Assistance Act, 
        H2577 [14AP]
      Pay-as-you-go effects of H.R. 5566, Prevention of Interstate 
        Commerce in Animal Crush Videos Act, H5816 [20JY], H7433 
        [15NO]
      Pay-as-you-go effects of H.R. 6008, Corporate Liability and 
        Emergency Accident Notification (CLEAN) Act, H6986 [23SE]
      Pay-as-you-go effects of S. 1749, Cell Phone Contraband Act, 
        H5816 [20JY]
      Pay-as-you-go effects of S. 3191, Satellite Television Extension 
        and Localism Act, S2169 [26MR]
  Texts of
      H. Con. Res. 290, National ESIGN Day, H5279 [30JN]
      H. Res. 1186, Distracted Driving Awareness Month, H2229 [23MR]
      H. Res. 1457, mark anniversary of Iranian Presidential election, 
        support citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn 
        ongoing human rights abuses and continued pursuit of nuclear 
        weapons capability, H4716 [23JN]
      H. Res. 1509, consideration of H.R. 1722, Telework Improvements 
        Act, H5567 [14JY]
      H. Res. 1712, consideration of Senate amendment to H.R. 5566, 
        Animal Crush Video Prohibition Act, H7403 [15NO]
      H. Res. 1721, consideration of Senate amendment to H.R. 1722, 
        Telework Enhancement Act, H7553 [18NO]
      H.R. 1722, Telework Enhancement Act, H7560-H7563 [18NO]
      H.R. 1722, Telework Improvements Act, H3158-H3160 [5MY], H5577-
        H5579 [14JY]
      H.R. 3101, Twenty-First Century Communications and Video 
        Accessibility Act, H5996-H6003 [26JY]
      H.R. 3125, Radio Spectrum Inventory Act, H2525 [14AP]
      H.R. 3828, Twenty-First Century Communications and Video 
        Accessibility Act technical corrections, S7363 [22SE]
      H.R. 3993, Calling Card Consumer Protection Act, H4698-H4700 
        [23JN]
      H.R. 4098, Secure Federal File Sharing Act, H2237 [23MR]
      H.R. 4994, Medicare and Medicaid Extenders Act, S8632-S8634 
        [8DE]
      H.R. 4994, Taxpayer Assistance Act, H2531-H2533 [14AP]
      H.R. 5566, Animal Crush Video Prohibition Act, S8202 [19NO]
      H.R. 5566, Prevention of Interstate Commerce in Animal Crush 
        Videos Act, H5788 [20JY]
      H.R. 6008, Corporate Liability and Emergency Accident 
        Notification (CLEAN) Act, H7094 [28SE]
      H.R. 6533, Local Community Radio Act, H8620 [17DE]
      S. 1749, Cell Phone Contraband Act, S2248 [13AP], H5791 [20JY]
      S. 3186, Satellite Television Extension Act, S2104 [25MR], H2449 
        [25MR]
      S. 3191, Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act, S2169-
        S2180 [26MR]
      S. 3214, Surreptitious Video Surveillance Act, S2380 [15AP]
      S. 3301, Online Voter Registration Act, S3098 [4MY]
      S. 3304, Equal Access to 21st Century Communications Act, S6983-
        S6989 [5AU]
      S. 3304, Twenty-First Century Communications and Video 
        Accessibility Act, H7168-H7175 [28SE]
      S. 3575, National All Schedules Prescription Electronic 
        Reporting Reauthorization Act, S5791 [13JY]
      S. 3804, Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act, 
        S7208 [20SE]
      S. 3828, Twenty-First Century Communications and Video 
        Accessibility Act technical corrections, H7176 [28SE]
      S. 3854, Honest Services Restoration Act, S7631 [28SE]
      S. 3872, Cell Phone Bill Shock Act, S7794 [29SE]
      S. 4021, Internet and Cybersecurity Safety Standards Act, S8714 
        [9DE]
      S. Res. 510, Distracted Driving Awareness Month, S3007, S3014 
        [30AP]
      S. Res. 551, mark anniversary of Iranian Presidential election, 
        support citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn 
        ongoing human rights abuses, S4887, S4893 [14JN]
      S. Res. 576, National ESIGN Day, S5703, S5717 [30JN]