US HB6394 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on March 25 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-25 - Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.
Pending: House Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


To help small business broadband providers keep customers connected. This bill provides funds with which the Federal Communications Commission shall reimburse small business broadband providers for costs incurred during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency period to voluntarily (1) provide free or discounted service to students in need of distance learning capacity, or (2) refrain from disconnecting low-income households that cannot afford to make a full payment.

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To help small business broadband providers keep customers connected.



2020-03-25HouseReferred to the House Committee on Appropriations.
2020-03-25HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB3569 (Related) 2020-03-23 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.


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