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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.

The text of the bill below is as of Nov 3, 2011 (Placed on Calendar in the Senate).


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Calendar No. 219

112th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. J. RES. 6

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 16, 2011

(for herself, Mr. McConnell, Mr. Ensign, Mr. Alexander, Ms. Ayotte, Mr. Barrasso, Mr. Blunt, Mr. Boozman, Mr. Burr, Mr. Chambliss, Mr. Coats, Mr. Coburn, Ms. Collins, Mr. Corker, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. Crapo, Mr. DeMint, Mr. Enzi, Mr. Graham, Mr. Grassley, Mr. Hatch, Mr. Hoeven, Mr. Inhofe, Mr. Isakson, Mr. Johanns, Mr. Johnson of Wisconsin, Mr. Kirk, Mr. Kyl, Mr. Lee, Mr. McCain, Mr. Paul, Mr. Risch, Mr. Roberts, Mr. Sessions, Mr. Shelby, Ms. Snowe, Mr. Thune, Mr. Toomey, Mr. Vitter, Mr. Wicker, Mr. Heller, Mr. Rubio, and Mr. Lugar) introduced the following joint resolution; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

November 3, 2011

Committee discharged by petition, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 802(c), and placed on the calendar

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.

November 3, 2011

Committee discharged by petition, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 802(c), and placed on the calendar