To require the Federal Communications Commission to submit to Congress a report on promoting broadband Internet access service for veterans.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 7, 2016
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 6, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. McNerneys Bipartisan Bill to Improve Broadband Access for Veterans Passes House”
— Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA9] (Sponsor) on Dec 9, 2016
“House Prioritizes Veterans in Final Weeks of Session”
— Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3] on Dec 8, 2016
Nov 29, 2016
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Dec 6, 2016
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Oct 10, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3995 (115th).
H.R. 6394 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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