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Text of Disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices.

...industry practices.

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 8, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate. The text of the bill below is as of Feb 16, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. J. RES. 37

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 16, 2011

(for himself, Mr. Upton, Mr. Terry, Mr. Stearns, Mr. Whitfield, Mr. Shimkus, Mr. Guthrie, Mrs. Blackburn, Mr. Rogers of Michigan, Mr. Bass of New Hampshire, Mrs. Bono Mack, Mr. Kinzinger of Illinois, Mr. Gingrey of Georgia, Mr. Barton of Texas, Mr. Olson, Mrs. McMorris Rodgers, Mr. Latta, Mr. Burgess, Mr. Lance, Mr. Scalise, Mr. McKinley, Mrs. Emerson, Mr. Graves of Georgia, and Mr. Diaz-Balart) introduced the following joint resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce

JOINT RESOLUTION

Disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices.

That Congress disapproves the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to the matter of preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices (Report and Order FCC 10–201, adopted by the Commission on December 21, 2010), and such rule shall have no force or effect.