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      senate Committees
      Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
    IntroducedMay 7th, 2013

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Title

Ending Mobile Phone Welfare Act of 2013

Official Title

A bill to prohibit universal service support of commercial mobile service through the Lifeline program.

Summary

Ending Mobile Phone Welfare Act of 2013 - Prohibits a provider of commercial mobile communications 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).