About the bill
- Full Title
To ensure that individuals with disabilities have access to emerging Internet Protocol-based communication and video programming technologies in the 21st Century.
- Summary (CRS)
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 ...
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Jun 19, 2008
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6320”). 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 (14D, 1R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6320>
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