Rep. Rick Crawford, Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on Livestock, Rural Development, and Credit, held a public hearing to examine ways to improve and expand broadband in rural areas and how to better coordinate future investments between the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
H.R. 1038, the Public Power Risk Management Act of 2013
To provide equal treatment for utility special entities using utility operations-related swaps, and for other purposes.
Reps. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA), (Jeff Denham (R-CA), John Garamendi (D-CA), Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO), and Jim Costa (D-CA).
Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on March 11, 2013
Ordered reported by voice vote on March 20, 2013