All Information (Except Text) for S.624 - A bill to allow servicemembers to terminate their cable, satellite television, and Internet access service contracts while deployed.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cantwell, Maria [D-WA] (Introduced 03/14/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/14/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
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|03/14/2017||Introduced in Senate|
03/14/2017 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|03/14/2017||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.|
Action By: Senate
03/14/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
|Sen. Fischer, Deb [R-NE]*||03/14/2017|
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|Senate Veterans' Affairs||03/14/2017||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (03/14/2017)
This bill amends the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to allow a service member to terminate a commercial mobile, telephone exchange, Internet access, or multichannel video programming service contract at any time after the date the service member receives military orders to relocate for at least 90 days to a location that does not support such service contract. (Currently, such provision applies to a cellular telephone service or telephone exchange service contract.)
A service member shall return any provider-owned consumer premises equipment to the service provider not later than 10 days after the service is disconnected.