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house Bill H.R. 266

End Taxpayer Funded Cell Phones Act of 2015

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End Taxpayer Funded Cell Phones Act of 2015

Official Title

To prohibit universal service support of commercial mobile service and commercial mobile data service through the Lifeline program.


End Taxpayer Funded Cell Phones Act of 2015 Prohibits a provider of commercial mobile service or commercial mobile data service from receiving universal service support under specified provisions of the Communications Act of 1934 for the provision of such service through the Federal Communications Commission's Lifeline program that provides discounts on monthly telephone service to qualifying low-income consumers.

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      house Committees
      Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Communications and Technology
    IntroducedJanuary 9th, 2015

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