To require the Federal Communications Commission to complete a rulemaking proceeding relating to placing unauthorized charges on the telecommunications bill of a consumer.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 23, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Jun 23, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 23, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 23, 2016
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H.R. 5572 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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