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Text of the Internet Consumer Protection Act of 2005

This bill was introduced on April 19, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Apr 19, 2005 (Introduced).

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HR 1685 IH

109th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1685

To amend the Internet Tax Freedom Act to make permanent the moratorium on certain taxes relating to the Internet and to electronic commerce.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 19, 2005

Mr. COX (for himself, Mr. CANNON, Mr. UPTON, Mrs. BLACKBURN, Mr. WILSON of South Carolina, Mr. ROHRABACHER, Mr. GARRETT of New Jersey, Ms. ESHOO, Mr. CHABOT, Mr. SIMMONS, Mr. RADANOVICH, Mr. FOSSELLA, Mr. HAYWORTH, Mr. KENNEDY of Minnesota, Mr. MACK, Mr. MCGOVERN, Mr. OTTER, Mrs. MUSGRAVE, Mr. PAUL, Mr. HERGER, Mr. MILLER of Florida, Mr. BOUSTANY, Mr. DREIER, Mr. WESTMORELAND, Mr. TOM DAVIS of Virginia, Mr. WELLER, Mr. CUNNINGHAM, Mr. TERRY, Mr. MCHENRY, Mr. GARY G. MILLER of California, Mr. CALVERT, Mr. GOODLATTE, Mr. KIRK, Mr. WELDON of Florida, Mr. GILLMOR, Mr. ADERHOLT, Ms. GINNY BROWN-WAITE of Florida, Miss MCMORRIS, Mr. MCHUGH, Mr. MCCAUL of Texas, Mr. WALSH, Mr. MANZULLO, and Mr. HOSTETTLER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To amend the Internet Tax Freedom Act to make permanent the moratorium on certain taxes relating to the Internet and to electronic commerce.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `Internet Consumer Protection Act of 2005'.

SEC. 2. AMENDMENTS TO THE INTERNET TAX FREEDOM ACT.

    The Internet Tax Freedom Act (47 U.S.C. 151 note) is amended--

      (1) in section 1101(a) by striking `during the period beginning November 1, 2003, and ending November 1, 2007', and

      (2) by striking section 1104.