There is 1 version of this bill. View text

Click the check-box to add or remove the section, click the text link to scroll to that section.
Titles Actions Overview All Actions Cosponsors Committees Related Bills Subjects Latest Summary All Summaries

Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Introduced

Rural Broadband Deployment Act of 2001

Official Titles

Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to stimulate the deployment of advanced telecommunications services in rural areas, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

06/28/2001Introduced in Senate

All Actions (2)

06/28/2001Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Action By: Senate
06/28/2001Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S7093-7094)
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (1)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Enzi, Michael B. [R-WY]* 06/28/2001

Committees (1)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation06/28/2001 Referred to

No related bill information was received for S.1127.

Subjects (11)

Latest Summary (1)

There is one summary for S.1127. View summaries

Shown Here:
Introduced in Senate (06/28/2001)

Rural Broadband Deployment Act of 2001 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to make such Act inapplicable to advanced telecommunications service deployed by a carrier in a rural area (an area with a population of less than 50,000 located outside of a metropolitan statistical area). Defines advanced telecommunications service as the capability to transmit information at no less than 384 kilobits per second in at least one direction.