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H.R. 1101 (116th): To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to ensure internet openness, to prohibit blocking lawful content and non-harmful devices, to prohibit throttling data, to prohibit paid prioritization, to require transparency of network management practices, to provide that broadband shall be considered to be an information service, and to prohibit the Commission or a State commission from relying on section 706 of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 as a grant of authority.

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Greg Walden

Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2019
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Feb 7, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 7, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

19 Cosponsors (19 Republicans)

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History

Feb 7, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1101 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1101. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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