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S. 4534 (116th): Online Freedom and Viewpoint Diversity Act

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A bill to amend section 230 of the Communications Act of 1934 to modify the scope of protection from civil liability for "good Samaritan" blocking and screening of offensive material.

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Sponsor and status

Roger Wicker

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Mississippi. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Sep 8, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 8, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

2 Cosponsors (2 Republicans)

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History

Sep 8, 2020
 
Introduced

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S. 4534 (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 S. 4534. 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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