To provide that certain discriminatory conduct by covered platforms shall be unlawful, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2022
Length: 26 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced on June 24, 2021, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
47 Cosponsors (38 Democrats, 9 Republicans)
Ordered Reported — Jan 20, 2022
What legislators are saying
“Judiciary Committee Publishes Final Report on Competition in the Digital Marketplace”
— Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] (Sponsor) on Jul 19, 2022
“Buck Announces DOJ Support for Bill to Protect Digital Competition”
— Rep. Ken Buck [R-CO4] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 29, 2022
“Lofgren Statement Ahead of Judiciary Committee Markup of Tech Antitrust Bills”
— Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA18] on Jun 23, 2021
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What stakeholders are saying
Jun 11, 2021
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 23, 2021
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Jun 24, 2021
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
H.R. 3816 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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