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H.R. 1754: MEDIA Diversity Act of 2021

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To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission to consider market entry barriers for socially disadvantaged individuals in the communications marketplace report under section 13 of such Act.

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Sponsor and status

Billy Long

Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Mar 10, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on Mar 10, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 10, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Jul 16, 2021 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Cosponsors

2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Mar 10, 2021
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jul 16, 2021
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jul 16, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Jul 20, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House.

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Passed Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1754 is 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. 1754. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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