H.R. 1123 (113th): Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act


Mar 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 25, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


Bob Goodlatte

Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2014
Length: 6 pages

See Instead:

S. 517 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 1, 2014

About the bill

Full Title

To promote consumer choice and wireless competition by permitting consumers to unlock mobile wireless devices, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 517 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 1, 2014

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1123” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Mar 13, 2013
Reported by Committee
Jul 31, 2013
Passed House
Feb 25, 2014
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10 cosponsors (7D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Feb 25, 2014 7:09 p.m.
Passed 295/114

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