To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require cable operators and internet service providers who are subject to State fines to submit a report, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 6, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on March 6, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“BRINDISI ANNOUNCES PLAN THAT TARGETS SPECTRUM’S RISING RATES & THEIR OVERALL BIZ PRACTICES; COMPANY MIGHT USE LOBBYIST(S) TO FIGHT CONGRESSMAN BUT THEY’LL HAVE UPHILL BATTLE”
— Rep. Anthony Brindisi [D-NY22, 2019-2020] (Sponsor) on Nov 12, 2019
Mar 6, 2019
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H.R. 1555 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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