Bill Text — Jan 12, 2015
This bill’s text is now available.
May 28, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 28, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: May 28, 2014
Length: 6 pages
The bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to remove the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) authority over broadband internet providers in order to reduce the regulation of communications services and providers.
Robert Latta [R-OH6] introduced the bill, arguing that it would “ensure the Internet remains open and free from government interference”. Telecommunications lobbies have strongly endorsed the bill, applauding ...
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 279.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4752”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4752 — 113th Congress: To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to limit the authority of the Federal Communications .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4752
“H.R. 4752 — 113th Congress: To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to limit the authority of the Federal Communications ....” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4752>
|title=H.R. 4752 (113th)
|accessdate=December 1, 2015
|author=113th Congress (2014)
|date=May 28, 2014
|quote=To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to limit the authority of the Federal Communications ...