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Jun 19, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on June 19, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2008
Length: 31 pages
To ensure that individuals with disabilities have access to emerging Internet Protocol-based communication and video programming technologies in the 21st Century.
6/19/2008--Introduced.Twenty-first Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2008 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to define "disability."Requires that equipment providing IP-enabled voice communication services via a built-in speaker ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6320 — 110th Congress: Twenty-first Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6320
“H.R. 6320 — 110th Congress: Twenty-first Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6320>
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