To improve the Federal Communication Commission's collection of broadband speed data in order to support the effective deployment of broadband services to all areas in the United States, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 19th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 11, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on October 11, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Oct 11, 2019
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Apr 8, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2398.
H.R. 4641 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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