To restore the open internet order of the Federal Communications Commission.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 29, 2019
Length: 16 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 10, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
197 Cosponsors (197 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Houses Passes Kildee Bipartisan Bill to Lower Prescription Drug Costs”
— Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI8] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 12, 2019
“McGovern Calls for Senate Action on Key House-Passed Bills”
— Rep. James “Jim” McGovern [D-MA2] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 23, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 1644 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1644. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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