H.Res. 1292 (110th): Establishing a national goal for the universal deployment of next-generation broadband networks to access the internet and for other uses by 2015, and calling upon Congress and the President to develop a strategy, enact legislation, and adopt policies to accomplish this objective.

Introduced:

Jun 20, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 20, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Anna Eshoo
Representative for California's 14th congressional district
Democrat

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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2008
Length: 4 pages

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Summary (CRS)
6/20/2008--Introduced.Establishes a national next-generation broadband network goal to bring, for households, businesses, and government offices, universal and affordable access to networks with the capability of transmitting data bidirectionally at: (1) ...

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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1292” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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Introduced
Jun 20, 2008

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