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

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Passed House (Senate next) (Enacted Via Other Measures)

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. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

S. 517: Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 1, 2014. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Bob Goodlatte

Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2014
Length: 6 pages

History

Mar 13, 2013
 
Introduced

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Jun 6, 2013
 
Considered by Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 6, 2013
 
Considered by Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 24, 2013
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 24, 2013
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 24, 2013
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 31, 2013
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 31, 2013
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 31, 2013
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 31, 2013
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Feb 25, 2014
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 1123 (113th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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