H.Res.536 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that telephone service must be improved in rural areas of the United States and that no entity may unreasonably discriminate against telephone users in those areas.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] (Introduced 04/02/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/04/2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.536 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/02/2014)
Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) all telephone service providers must appropriately complete calls to all areas of the United States regardless of the technology used by such providers, and (2) no entity may unreasonably discriminate against telephone users in rural areas.
Declares that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) should: (1) pursue entities whose violations of FCC rules contribute to a lack of quality telecommunications services in rural areas, (2) impose enforcement actions to discourage such uncompleted calls and unreasonable discrimination, and (3) establish a definitive solution to such discrimination.