About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to promote greater telecommunications and information services to Native Americans, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jan 21, 1997
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 486”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 486 — 105th Congress: Native American Telecommunications Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr486
“H.R. 486 — 105th Congress: Native American Telecommunications Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr486>
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