A bill to require the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information, in consultation with the Secretary of Education, to promulgate regulations to provide support to institutions of higher education for the provision of certain equipment and services to students of those institutions, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Minnesota. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 12, 2020
Length: 13 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 12, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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10 Cosponsors (9 Democrats, 1 Independent)
May 12, 2020
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S. 3701 (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 S. 3701. 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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