H.R. 4202 (106th): Internet Services Promotion Act of 2000

Introduced:
Apr 06, 2000 (106th Congress, 1999–2000)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Robert Ehrlich Jr.
Representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Apr 06, 2000
Length
3 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on April 6, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Apr 06, 2000
Referred to Committee Apr 06, 2000
 
Full Title

To prohibit the imposition of access charges and other unfair fees and charges on the provision of Internet services, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

House Judiciary

Commercial and Administrative Law

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Library of Congress Summary

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4/6/2000--Introduced.
Internet Services Promotion Act of 2000 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from imposing on any provider of Internet access service any contribution for the support of universal service or any access charge based on a measure of the time that telecommunications services are used in the provision of Internet access service.Prohibits FCC regulatory fees from being imposed on such providers.Amends the Internet Tax Freedom Act to extend through October 21, 2006, a moratorium on the imposition of taxes upon such providers.

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