S. 2880 (111th): Rural Broadband Initiative Act of 2009

Introduced:

Dec 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senator from New York

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2009
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Dec 14, 2009
 
Introduced

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Related Bills

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H.R. 4545 (Related)
Rural Broadband Initiative Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 2010

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