H.R. 2589: To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission to publish on its Internet website the text of any item that is adopted by vote of the Commission not later than 24 hours after receipt of dissenting statements from all Commissioners wishing to submit such a statement with respect to such item.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 1, 2015

Status:

Passed House on May 23, 2016

This bill passed in the House on May 23, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Renee Ellmers

Representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 24, 2016
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jun 1, 2015
 
Introduced

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Apr 28, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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May 23, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2589 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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