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USHR888IntroReaffirming support for increased media diversity, expressing support for the recognition of the month of May as "Media Diversity Month", and encouraging appreciation, awareness, and support for small, independent, diverse, and local media entities. ...
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2018-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB5700IntroNational Non-Emergency Mobile Number Act This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission to designate a national dialing short code for users of mobile voice service to reach public safety personnel in...
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2018-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHJR131IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Restoring Internet Freedom". This joint resolution nullifies the rule submitted by the...
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2018-03-30
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB5378IntroRAPID Act Reducing Antiquated Permitting for Infrastructure Deployments Act
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2018-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB5354IntroCountering Foreign Propaganda Act of 2018 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require a U.S.-based foreign media outlet to submit to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) a report every six months that contains: (1) the name of t...
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2018-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB5331IntroForeign Entities Reform Act of 2018 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require broadcast, cable, and satellite providers to record and submit to federal authorities specified information about requests by an entity registered as a for...
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2018-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USSB1621EngrossRural Wireless Access Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to establish a consistent methodology for its collection of coverage data about the available speed tiers and performance characteristics of commercia...
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2018-03-09
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHJR129IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Restoring Internet Freedom". This joint resolution nullifies the rule submitted by the...
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2018-03-02
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB5093IntroMeasuring the Economic Impact of Broadband Act of 2018 This bill requires the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) of the Department of Commerce to assess, and submit a report regarding, the effects on the U.S. economy of the deployment and adoption of ...
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2018-03-02
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB5085IntroDon't Break Up the T-Band Act of 2018 This bill repeals the provision of the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 that directs the Federal Communications Commission to reallocate and auction the 470-512 MHz band (referred to as the "T...
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2018-03-02
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB5007IntroTribal Broadband Deployment Act of 2018 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to submit a report that evaluates broadband coverage in Indian country and on land held by Alaska Native Corporations. The report must include an assessm...
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2018-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4949IntroCivil Defense Accountability Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Defense (DOD), in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), to report to Congress regarding current notifi...
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2018-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4953IntroAIRWAVES Act Advancing Innovation and Reinvigorating Widespread Access to Viable Electromagnetic Spectrum Act This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to complete auctions by December 31, 2020, that will grant priority access br...
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2018-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4876IntroConnecting Broadband Deserts Act of 2018 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission to conduct an annual inquiry on the availability of advanced telecommunications capability in broadband deserts,...
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2018-01-26
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4845IntroConnecting Communities Post Disasters Act of 2018 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to exempt projects that replace or make improvements to communications facilities following a major disaster or presidentially declared emergen...
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2018-01-26
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4858IntroCLIMB ONCE Act Clearing Local Impediments Makes Broadband Open to New Competition and Enhancements Clearing Local Impediments Makes Broadband Open to New Competition and Enhancements or the CLIMB ONCE Act
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2018-01-26
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4817IntroPEERING Act of 2018 Promoting Exchanges for Enhanced Routing of Information so Networks are Great Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Commerce to award grants for entities to acquire real property and necessary equipment to establish a n...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4832IntroRESTORED Act of 2018 Restoring Economic Strength and Telecommunications Operations by Releasing Expected Dollars Act of 2018 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to allow a telecommunications carrier to use funds provided from the Universa...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4839IntroBroadband Infrastructure Inventory Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Commerce to establish and maintain an inventory of federal real property or federal interest in real property on which a communications facility could be constructed ...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4814IntroCommunity Broadband Act of 2018 This bill amends the Telecommunications Act of 1996 to bar states from prohibiting their state government, a political subdivision, or an Indian tribe from providing (i.e., serving as a "public provider" of) high-speed...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4810IntroMAPPING NOW Act of 2018 Making Available Plans to Promote Investment in Next Generation Networks without Overbuilding and Waste Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Commerce carry out the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program through...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4813IntroWIFI STUDy Act Wireless Internet Focus on Innovation in Spectrum Technology for Unlicensed Deployment Act This bill requires the Government Accountability Office to study: (1) the role of unlicensed spectrum in the development of the proliferation of...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4798IntroInventory of Assets for Communications Facilities Act of 2018 This bill requires the General Services Administration and the Department of Commerce to ensure the federal real property database includes an inventory of real property on which a broadba...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4795IntroCommunications Facilities Deployment on Federal Property Act of 2018 This bill amends the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 to require the General Services Administration (GSA) to create a common form and to establish a common proc...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4802IntroStreamlining and Expediting Approval for Communications Technologies Act This bill directs Senior Real Property Officers of specified federal agencies to track applications to locate or modify communications facilities on certain federal real propert...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHR691IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that any infrastructure legislation to promote broadband internet access or communications facilities deployment should treat all broadband and communications facilities in a competitively and tech...
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2018-01-12
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHR687IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Federal, State, and local taxes, fees, regulations, and permitting policies should be coordinated and reconciled to maximize the benefits of broadband investment. Expresses the sense of the Ho...
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2018-01-12
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USSB875EngrossA bill to require the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study and submit a report on filing requirements under the Universal Service Fund programs. (Sec. 1) This bill requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to report t...
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2018-01-12
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHR689IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that any infrastructure legislation that provides Federal funds to wireless broadband providers to promote wireless broadband deployment should prioritize funds for wireless broadband providers in ...
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2018-01-12
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHR690IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that no Federal funds granted, awarded, or loaned pursuant to any legislation, infrastructure-specific or otherwise, should be used to fund the construction, improvement, or acquisition of broadban...
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2018-01-12
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4682IntroOpen Internet Preservation Act This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 by prohibiting broadband internet access service providers from: (1) blocking lawful content, applications, services, or non-harmful devices; and (2) impairing or degradin...
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2017-12-22
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4527IntroStop HATE Act of 2017 Stop Harmful and Abusive Telecommunications Expression Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Commerce and the Department of Justice to report about the role of telecommunications in violent acts and the commission of ...
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2017-12-08
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4585IntroSave Net Neutrality Act of 2017 This bill prevents the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from using the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in the matter of restoring Internet freedom adopted by the FCC on May 18, 2017, to satisfy the general notice ...
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2017-12-08
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4287IntroBroadband Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2017
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2017-11-10
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4109IntroSpectrum Auction Deposits Act of 2017 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Department of the Treasury to accept bidding deposits for spectrum auctions held by the Federal Communications Commission. The deposits of successful...
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2017-10-27
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB4098IntroDon't Block LGBTQ Act of 2017 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit elementary schools, secondary schools, or libraries that receive discount rates for telecommunications services under the universal service support program from...
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2017-10-27
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB3995IntroImproving Broadband Access for Veterans Act of 2017 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to submit to Congress a report on promoting broadband Internet access service for veterans, in particular low-income veterans and veter...
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2017-10-13
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB3787IntroSmall Entity Regulatory Relief Opportunity Act of 2017
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2017-09-15
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHR521IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives about a strategy to deploy fifth generation mobile networks (5G networks) and next-generation wireless and wired technologies to promote economic development and digital innovation throughout the U...
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2017-09-15
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB3685IntroRadio Consumer Protection Act of 2017
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2017-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USSB88EngrossDIGIT Act Developing Innovation and Growing the Internet of Things Act (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that policies governing the Internet of Things (IoT) should maximize the potential and development of the growing number of conn...
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2017-08-11
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB3546IntroEnd Taxpayer Funded Cell Phones Act of 2017 This bill prohibits a provider of commercial mobile service or commercial mobile data service from receiving universal service support through the Lifeline program, which provides subsidies for discounts on...
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2017-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB3621IntroREAPPLY Act of 2017 Rechecking Eligibility of Applicants to the Lifeline Program to Prevent Losses Yearly Act of 2017 This bill directs the Federal Communications Commission to require telecommunications carriers that provide Lifeline services to req...
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2017-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB3478IntroLocal and Independent Television Protection Act of 2017 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to amend the National Television Multiple Ownership Rule to eliminate the UHF discount by increasing from 50% to 100% the number of attri...
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB3523IntroTo require the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study and submit a report on filing requirements under the Universal Service Fund programs. This bill requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to report to the Federal Co...
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB3175IntroOnline Privacy Act This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to direct the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to promulgate customer privacy regulations that require telecommunications services, broadband Internet access services, and inte...
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2017-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB2870IntroGigabit Opportunity Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to authorize the designation of qualified gigabit opportunity zones in low-income communities and to provide tax incentives for investments in the zones. Governors may submit nominati...
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2017-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB2903IntroRural Reasonable and Comparable Wireless Access Act of 2017 This bill directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to develop regulations that would establish a national standard for determining whether mobile service, mobile data service, and...
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2017-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB2546IntroFCC CIO Parity Act This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to ensure that its Chief Information Officer has a significant role in: (1) the decision-making process for annual and multi-year planning, programming, budgeting, exec...
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHCR50IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. Recognizes the importance and contributions of the nation's public safety c...
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
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