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S. 1764 (116th): Martha Wright-Reed Just and Reasonable Communications Act of 2019

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A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission to ensure just and reasonable charges for telephone and advanced communications services in the correctional and detention facilities.

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Sponsor and status

Tammy Duckworth

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Illinois. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Jun 10, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 10, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

13 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 2 Republicans, 1 Independent)

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History

Jun 10, 2019
 
Introduced

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S. 1764 (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 S. 1764. 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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