Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to ensure net neutrality.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2917”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2917 — 109th Congress: Internet Freedom Preservation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s2917
“S. 2917 — 109th Congress: Internet Freedom Preservation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s2917>
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