S.J.Res. 6 (112th): A joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices.

Introduced:

Feb 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kay Hutchison

Senator from Texas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2011
Length: 4 pages

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History

Feb 16, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 3, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

Details

Cosponsors
42 cosponsors (42R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
Nov 10, 2011 12:08 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Rejected 46/52

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 37 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 8, 2011

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