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H.R. 4876 (115th): Connecting Broadband Deserts Act of 2018

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To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to direct the Federal Communications Commission to conduct an annual inquiry on the availability of advanced telecommunications capability in broadband deserts, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Bobby Rush

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jan 22, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 22, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Jan 22, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jan 30, 2018
 
Considered by Communications and Technology

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H.R. 4876 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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