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Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Connecting Communities Post Disasters Act of 2018

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To provide that the Federal Communications Commission and communications service providers regulated by the Commission under the Communications Act of 1934 shall not be subject to certain provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the National Historic Preservation Act with respect to the construction, rebuilding, or hardening of communications facilities following a major disaster or an emergency declared by the President, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/19/2018Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date All Actions
01/26/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
01/23/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
01/19/2018Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/19/2018Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/19/2018Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (0)

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Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Energy and Commerce01/19/2018 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology01/26/2018 Referred to
House Natural Resources01/19/2018 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Federal Lands01/23/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/19/2018)

Connecting 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 emergency from any requirement to prepare an environmental assessment or environmental impact statement under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969. Such projects are also exempt from considerations about the effect they will have on any historic property.