IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 16, 2022
Mr. Scott of Florida (for himself, Mr. Wicker, Mr. Thune, Mr. Blunt, Mr. Cruz, Mrs. Fischer, Mr. Moran, Mr. Sullivan, Mrs. Blackburn, Mr. Young, Mr. Lee, Mr. Johnson, Mrs. Capito, and Ms. Lummis) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To apply the Freedom of Information Act to actions and decisions of the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information in carrying out the Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment Program.
This Act may be cited as the
Broadband Buildout Accountability Act.
Applicability of FOIA to the Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment Program
Section 60102(o)(2) of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (47 U.S.C. 1702(o)(2)) is amended by inserting after
Act’) the following:
, except for section 552 of that title (commonly referred to as the .
Freedom of Information Act)