H.R. 3609 (103rd): Telecommunications Equipment Research and Manufacturing Competition Act of 1993


Nov 21, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 21, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Slattery

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 21, 1993
Length: 26 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve the competitiveness of American industry in the markets for telecommunications equipment and customer premises equipment, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Telecommunications Equipment Research and Manufacturing Competition Act of 1993 - 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.


Nov 21, 1993

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3609”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 1527 (102nd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 1991

H.R. 3626 (Related)
Antitrust and Communications Reform Act of 1994

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 28, 1994

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