S. 2686 (109th): Communications, Consumer’s Choice, and Broadband Deployment Act of 2006


May 1, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 1, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ted Stevens

Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: May 1, 2006
Length: 135 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/1/2006--Introduced.Communications, Consumer's Choice, and Broadband Deployment Act of 2006 - Directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reduce the cost of calling home for U.S. military personnel stationed outside the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 1, 2006

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2686”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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