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S. 2418: Rural Reasonable and Comparable Wireless Access Act of 2018

A bill to direct the Federal Communications Commission to promulgate regulations that establish a national standard for determining whether mobile and broadband services available in rural areas are reasonably comparable to those services provided in urban areas.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Margaret “Maggie” Hassan

Sponsor. Junior Senator for New Hampshire. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Feb 13, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on May 22, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 22, 2018.

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Feb 13, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 22, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Pending
 
Passed Senate (House next)

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 2418 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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