H.R.96 - Internet Freedom Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] (Introduced 01/05/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||02/01/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.96 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/05/2011)
Internet Freedom Act - 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; or (3) assist or facilitate any actions taken by federal and state law enforcement agencies.