H.R. 3458 (111th): Internet Freedom Preservation Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jul 31, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ed” Markey
Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2009
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish a national broadband policy, safeguard consumer rights, spur investment and innovation, and for related purposes.

Read CRS Summary >

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5353 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2008

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3458” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jul 31, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
27 cosponsors (27D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: