H.R. 599: Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2017

H.R. 599 amends Title I of the Communications Act of 1934 by directing the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to publish on its website and submit to the Committee on Energy and Commerce a report on the state of the communications marketplace biennially by consolidating eight separate reports into one single report. Each biennial report must assess: 1) the state of ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 23, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 23, 2017

This bill passed in the House on January 23, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Steve Scalise

Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2017
Length: 11 pages

Prognosis:

23% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

S. 174 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Jan 24, 2017

History

Jan 23, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jan 23, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 599 is 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.

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