H.R. 6530 (112th): Global Free Internet Act of 2012
Sep 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2012
Length: 16 pages
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To combat trade barriers that threaten the maintenance of an open Internet, that mandate unique technology standards as a condition of market access and related measures, and to promote online free expression and the free flow of information.
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Last Action: Feb 28, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6530 — 112th Congress: Global Free Internet Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6530
“H.R. 6530 — 112th Congress: Global Free Internet Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. March 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6530>
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