Summary: S.842 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.842. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (03/14/2019)

Improving Broadband Mapping Act of 2019

This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to establish a process that uses broadband coverage data reported by consumers and government entities to verify coverage data reported by wireless carriers.

In addition, the FCC must consider (1) including a mechanism to incorporate such data; and (2) implementing other measures, such as an evidence-based challenge process, to verify reported coverage data.