To provide for E-Rate support for Wi-Fi hotspots, modems, routers, and connected devices during emergency periods relating to COVID-19, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 21, 2020
Length: 8 pages
What legislators are saying
“Heck Initiatives Included in House-Passed Stimulus Package”
— Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA10, 2013-2020] (Co-sponsor) on May 15, 2020
“Gottheimer Fights to Improve Broadband Access as More North Jersey Families are Teleworking, Students Remote Learning, & Residents Using Telehealth”
— Rep. Josh Gottheimer [D-NJ5] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 18, 2020
Apr 21, 2020
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H.R. 6563 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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