About the resolution
A Republican bill would block a regulation of President Obama’s that they see as executive overreach, but privacy advocates claim it could allow companies to sell your private Internet and search history. Who’s right?
The context and what the bill does
The Federal Trade Commission maintains jurisdiction over most aspects of the Internet. But after the 2016 election during the lame-duck session, another Washington agency called the Federal Communications Commission issued new regulations related specifically to Internet service providers, also known as ISPs. (You’ve probably heard of ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Arizona. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 29, 2017
Length: 1 pages
Mar 7, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 3, 2017
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 3, 2017.
S.J.Res. 34 is a joint resolution in the United States Congress.
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A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to “Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services”, Pub. L. No. 115-22, S.J. Res. 34, 115th Cong. (2017).
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