H.R. 3919 (110th): Broadband Census of America Act of 2007


Oct 22, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 13, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


Edward “Ed” Markey

Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2007
Length: 23 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for a comprehensive nationwide inventory of existing broadband service, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - Requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to conduct an annual assessment and report to the public on the nature and deployment of, and subscription to, broadband service capability ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 22, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 30, 2007
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 13, 2007
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3919”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (12D, 3R) (show)
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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Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

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