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house Bill H.R. 5376

Stop Taxpayer Funded Cell Phones Act of 2014

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      house Committees
      Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Communications and Technology
    IntroducedJuly 31st, 2014

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Title

Stop Taxpayer Funded Cell Phones Act of 2014

Official Title

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

Summary

Stop Taxpayer Funded Cell Phones Act of 2014 - 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 (FCC) Lifeline program (a program that provides discounts on monthly telephone service to qualifying low-income consumers).

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