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Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2019
Length: 7 pages
What legislators are saying
“Dr. Bucshon Votes Against House Democrats’ Government Takeover of the Internet”
— Rep. Larry Bucshon [R-IN8] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 10, 2019
Feb 7, 2019
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H.R. 1101 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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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, H.R. 1101, 116th Cong. (2019).
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