H.R. 3281 (110th): Community Broadband Act of 2007


Aug 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frederick “Rick” Boucher

Representative for Virginia's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2007
Length: 5 pages

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S. 1853 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Oct 30, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

To promote competition, to preserve the ability of local governments to provide broadband capability and services, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/1/2007--Introduced.Community Broadband Act of 2007 - Prohibits any state or local government statute, regulation, or other legal requirement from having the effect of prohibiting any public provider from providing advanced ... Read more >

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Aug 1, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3281”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1853 (Related)
Community Broadband Act of 2007

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 30, 2007

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