To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study to evaluate the role of unlicensed spectrum in offloading broadband traffic, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 17, 2018
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on January 17, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Jan 17, 2018
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Jan 30, 2018
Considered by Communications and Technology
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H.R. 4813 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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