H.R.2524: Promoting Access to Broadband Act of 2021

About This Bill

  • Introduced April 14, 2021
  • Latest Major Action April 15, 2021

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Bill Summary

Promoting Access to Broadband Act of 2021 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to establish a grant program to provide states with resources to inform their residents who are Medicaid enrollees, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participants, or low-income individuals about the FCC's Lifeline program. The Lifeline program is designed to reduce the cost of communications services for low-income consumers.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 15, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.
April 14, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
April 14, 2021

Introduced in the House by Sean Patrick Maloney (D-N.Y.)

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