A bill to amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to provide grants for access to broadband telecommunications services in rural areas, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2017
Length: 13 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on July 31, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Senate Passes Farm Bill With King-Led Provisions to Benefit Rural Maine”
— Sen. Angus King [I-ME] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 11, 2018
“Senator Doug Jones Champions Rural Alabama Priorities in Final Farm Bill Legislation”
— Sen. Doug Jones [D-AL] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 11, 2018
“Senate Passes Farm Bill With King-Backed Provisions to Boost Rural Maine Economy”
— Sen. Angus King [I-ME] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 28, 2018
Jul 31, 2017
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S. 1676 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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