To direct the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information to establish a competitive grant program to assist local governments in providing efficient review and approval of zoning and permitting applications that facilitate the deployment of broadband infrastructure, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 20, 2021
Length: 7 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced on August 20, 2021, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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8 Cosponsors (8 Democrats)
Aug 20, 2021
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Oct 6, 2021
Considered by Communications and Technology
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Feb 28, 2023
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1241.
H.R. 5058 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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