H.R. 4741 (109th): Global Internet Freedom Act

Introduced:

Feb 14, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2006
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To develop and deploy technologies to defeat Internet jamming.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 14, 2006
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (12R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2216 (Related)
Global Internet Freedom Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 2005

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