H.R. 1527 (102nd): Telecommunications Equipment Research and Manufacturing Competition Act of 1991


Mar 20, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 20, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Slattery

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To permit the Bell Telephone Companies to conduct research on, design, and manufacture telecommunications equipment, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/20/1991--Introduced.Telecommunications Equipment Research and Manufacturing Competition Act of 1991 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to authorize any Bell Telephone Company (BTC), through an affiliate of such company, to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 20, 1991

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1527”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


138 cosponsors (101D, 37R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3609 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 21, 1993

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