S.1836 - Internet Freedom Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ] (Introduced 10/22/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||10/22/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.|
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Summary: S.1836 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (10/22/2009)
Internet Freedom Act of 2009 - Prohibits the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from proposing, promulgating, or issuing any regulations with regard to the Internet or IP-enabled services.
Makes such prohibition non-applicable to regulations that are determined necessary to: (1) prevent damage to U.S. national security; (2) ensure public safety; (3) assist or facilitate any actions taken by federal and state law enforcement agencies; or (4) ensure the solvency of the Universal Service Fund.