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H.R. 7302 (116th): Accessible, Affordable Internet for All Act

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To make high-speed broadband internet service accessible and affordable to all Americans, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

James “Jim” Clyburn

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2020
Length: 205 pages
Introduced
Jun 24, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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).

Cosponsors

43 Cosponsors (43 Democrats)

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What legislators are saying

Doyle Cosponsors Rural Broadband Task Force Bill
    — Rep. Michael Doyle [D-PA18] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 26, 2020

Rep. Angie Craig, Rural Broadband Task Force Unveil Comprehensive Bill to Expand and Improve Internet Connectivity
    — Rep. Angie Craig [D-MN2] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 26, 2020

Underwood Introduces Accessible, Affordable Internet For All Act with Rural Broadband Task Force
    — Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL14] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 29, 2020

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History

Jun 24, 2020
 
Introduced

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H.R. 7302 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 7302. 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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