H.R. 3101 (111th): Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010

Introduced:

Jun 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 26, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ed” Markey

Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 5, 2010
Length: 72 pages

See Instead:

S. 3304 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 8, 2010

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 26, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jul 21, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 26, 2010
 
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3101”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
53 cosponsors (51D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 26, 2010 7:11 p.m.
Passed 348/23

Related Bills

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S. 3304 (Related)
Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 8, 2010

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