To support the establishment and improvement of communications sites on or adjacent to Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Interior or the Secretary of Agriculture through the retention and use of rental fees associated with such sites, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 9, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 9, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Huffman Advocates for Rural Telecommunications Access in Virtual Committee Hearing”
— Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA2] (Sponsor) on Jun 18, 2020
Sep 21, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6099 (114th).
Jun 27, 2017
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2425 (115th).
May 9, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 18, 2020
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 2611 (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. 2611. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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