Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text is now available.
GovTrack Insider, our Kickstarter-backed work to summarize bills in Congress, has resumed. Here’s what we’ve been up to:
Dec 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New York
Read Text »
Last Updated: Dec 14, 2009
Length: 13 pages
A bill to amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to establish an Office of Rural Broadband Initiatives in the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2880”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2880 — 111th Congress: Rural Broadband Initiative Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s2880
“S. 2880 — 111th Congress: Rural Broadband Initiative Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s2880>
|title=S. 2880 (111th)
|accessdate=February 11, 2016
|author=111th Congress (2009)
|date=December 14, 2009
|quote=Rural Broadband Initiative Act of 2009