S. 3803 (94th): Consumer Communications Reform Act

Introduced:

Sep 10, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 10, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Roman Hruska

Senator from Nebraska

Republican

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reaffirm the intent of Congress with respect to the structure of the common carrier telecommunications industry rendering services in interstate and foreign commerce; to grant additional authority to the Federal Communications Commission to authorize mergers of carriers when deemed to be in the public interest; to reaffirm the authority of the States to regulate terminal and station equipment used for telephone exchange service; to require the Federal Communications Commission to make certain findings in connection with Commission actions authorizing specialized carriers.

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H.R. 12323 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 4, 1976

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The “S.” in “S. 3803” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Sep 10, 1976

Details

Cosponsors
none
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Votes

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