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H.R. 1754 (115th): To amend the Federal Trade Commission Act to clarify the scope of the exception for common carriers.

The text of the bill below is as of Mar 28, 2017 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1754

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 28, 2017

(for himself and Mr. Olson) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To amend the Federal Trade Commission Act to clarify the scope of the exception for common carriers.

1.

Clarification of scope of common carrier exception

The Federal Trade Commission Act (15 U.S.C. 41 et seq.) is amended—

(1)

in section 5(a)(2), by inserting insofar as they are after common carriers; and

(2)

in section 6—

(A)

by inserting insofar as they are after common carriers each place it appears; and

(B)

by inserting insofar as it is after common carrier each place it appears.