To prohibit the Government from using or contracting with an entity that uses certain telecommunications services or equipment, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 11th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 2018
Length: 7 pages
Jan 9, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 9, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 9, 2018
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H.R. 4747 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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