H.R.5016 To direct the Federal Communications Commission to promulgate regulations requiring material in the online public inspection file of a covered entity to be made available in a format that is machine-readable.

Sponsored by Ben Ray Luján (D).  Introduced on 2019-11-08 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce which took place on 2019-11-08.

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This legislation was co-sponsored by John Yarmuth (D), Peter Welch (D), John Sarbanes (D), Anna G. Eshoo (D), Jan Schakowsky (D), Jerry McNerney (D), Yvette D. Clarke (D), Dave Loebsack (D), Raul Ruiz (D), Ann McLane Kuster (D), Eleanor Holmes Norton (D), Steve Cohen (D), Adam Smith (D), Betty McCollum (D), Jim Himes (D), Mark Pocan (D), Jim McGovern (D), Ro Khanna (D), Alan Lowenthal (D), Mark Takano (D), Julia Brownley (D), Sheila Jackson Lee (D), Joe Morelle (D), Jim Cooper (D), Peter A. DeFazio (D), Grace F. Napolitano (D), Andy Kim (D), Ted Lieu (D), and Bobby L. Rush (D).


11/12/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.

11/08/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.