To direct the Federal Communications Commission to promulgate regulations that prohibit certain preferential treatment or prioritization of Internet traffic.
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Jan 7, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 7, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2015
Length: 5 pages
Jun 17, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4880 (113th).
Jan 7, 2015
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H.R. 196 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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