To prohibit the Federal Communications Commission from regulating certain network management practices of broadband Internet access service providers.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 21, 2014
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 21, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Blackburn Calls on FCC to Conduct Cost Benefit Analysis of Proposed Net Neutrality Rules”
— Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN] (Sponsor) on Apr 24, 2014
“Blackburn Renews Fight to Block FCC’s Net Neutrality Rules”
— Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN] (Sponsor) on Feb 21, 2014
Jan 5, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 96 (112th).
Feb 21, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 3, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1212 (114th).
H.R. 4070 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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