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H.R.1083 Rural Broadband Initiative Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 22, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Rural Development, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture.

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    • Rural Broadband Initiative Act (H.R. 1083) - GovTrack.us - March 21, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - H.R. 1083. To amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to establish an Office of Rural Broadband Initiatives in the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 21, 2012, "H.R. 1083. To amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to establish an Office of Rural Broadband Initiatives in the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1083&sa=U&ei=7KfTT4a0Naaw2QW4jOm5Dw&ved=0CBwQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNGaKHgfeyt8zuJAQ2QjgS48GWlZXA)
    • Rural Broadband Initiative Act (H.R. 1083) - GovTrack.us - March 21, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - H.R. 1083. To amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to establish an Office of Rural Broadband Initiatives in the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 21, 2012, "H.R. 1083. To amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to establish an Office of Rural Broadband Initiatives in the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1083&sa=U&ei=V27ST9TIErPo2gXG84SUDw&ved=0CBwQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNF3EYQW2GIcGzCB3y47M-6CF9D9Rw)
    • Rural Broadband Initiative Act (H.R. 1083) - GovTrack.us - March 21, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - H.R. 1083. To amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to establish an Office of Rural Broadband Initiatives in the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 21, 2012, "H.R. 1083. To amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to establish an Office of Rural Broadband Initiatives in the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1083&sa=U&ei=ERvRT6bLNMPY2AXUt7iSDw&ved=0CBwQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNHJywe3Segq4OjpLMEhTCJbWkHGDg)

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    • Legislative outlook - March 29, 2011 by Lexology (registration) - William Owens, D-NY, introduced HR 1083, the “Rural Broadband Initiative Act,” which would transfer responsibility for the administration of rural broadband access loans, loan guarantees, and the Community Connect grant program from the Rural Utilitie

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      As noted by Lexology (registration) on March 29, 2011, " William Owens, D-NY, introduced HR 1083, the “Rural Broadband Initiative Act,” which would transfer responsibility for the administration of rural broadband access loans, loan guarantees, and the Community Connect grant program from the Rural Utilitie" (http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=8475f17e-f9aa-41da-81f6-13f94b70b5ff)
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