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H.R. 5213: Expanding Rural Access to Broadband Act

To prohibit the Rural Utilities Service from providing assistance for the provision of broadband service with a download speed of less than 25 megabits per second or an upload speed of less than 3 megabits per second, and clarify the broadband loan and loan guarantee authority provided in section 601 of the Rural Electrification Act of 1936, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Vicky Hartzler

Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 8, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Mar 8, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Mar 8, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 8, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 8, 2018
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 5213 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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