A bill to prohibit the President or a Federal agency from constructing, operating, or offering wholesale or retail services on broadband networks without authorization from Congress, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Texas. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 25, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on April 3, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What stakeholders are saying
Jul 23, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3255 (115th).
Mar 27, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 3, 2019
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.
Jul 25, 2019
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
S. 918 (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. 918. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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