A bill to require the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information to submit to Congress a plan for the modernization of the information technology systems of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Mississippi. Republican.
Last Updated: May 13, 2020
Length: 12 pages
What stakeholders are saying
May 13, 2020
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 20, 2020
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Nov 17, 2020
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7310 (116th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 3717 (116th).
S. 3717 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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