To amend the Telecommunications Act of 1996 to restore the authority of the Federal Communications Commission to adopt certain rules relating to preserving the open Internet and to direct the Commission to take all actions necessary to restore to effect vacated portions of such rules.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for California's 52nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 17, 2015
Length: 2 pages
Mar 17, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 17, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 9, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5429 (113th).
Mar 17, 2015
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H.R. 1409 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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