Summary: S.Res.323 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (11/18/2005)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Calls on the President to: (1) oppose any effort to transfer control of the Internet to the United Nations or any other international entity; (2) advance the values of an open Internet in the broader trade and diplomatic conversations of the United States; and (3) pursue a continuing and constructive dialogue with the international community on the Internet's future governance.

Applauds the President for: (1) asserting that the United States has no present intention of relinquishing its historic leadership role in Internet governance; and (2) articulating a vision of the Internet that places privatization over politicization.