H.R. 6624 (112th): Family Telephone Connection Protection Act of 2012

Introduced:

Nov 30, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 30, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bobby Rush

Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2012
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission to prescribe rules regulating inmate telephone service rates.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 30, 2012
 
Introduced

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1133 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 23, 2009

H.R. 1403 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 25, 2013

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