H.R. 1389 (112th): Global Online Freedom Act of 2011

Introduced:

Apr 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 6, 2011
Length: 35 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prevent United States businesses from cooperating with repressive governments in transforming the Internet into a tool of censorship and surveillance, to fulfill the responsibility of the United States Government to promote freedom of expression on the Internet, to restore public confidence in the integrity of United States businesses, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 6, 2011
 
Introduced

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