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H.R. 6032 (115th): SMART IoT Act

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To direct the Secretary of Commerce to conduct a study and submit to Congress a report on the state of the internet-connected devices industry in the United States.

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Sponsor and status

Robert Latta

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Jun 7, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 28, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.

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What legislators are saying

U.S. House of Representatives Approves Latta-authored SMART IoT Act
    — Rep. Robert Latta [R-OH5] (Sponsor) on Nov 29, 2018

The Week Ahead - scheduled votes, committee action and other important notes for the week of November 26, 2018
    — Rep. David Young [R-IA3, 2015-2018] on Nov 27, 2018

Two Latta-authored Bills to Spur Innovation Approved by House Energy and Commerce Committee
    — Rep. Robert Latta [R-OH5] (Sponsor) on Jul 12, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 6032 will add $2 million in new spending through 2023.

History

Jun 7, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jun 13, 2018
 
Considered by Consumer Protection and Commerce

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 11, 2018
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 12, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 2, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Nov 23, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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Nov 28, 2018
 
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.

H.R. 6032 (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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