S.993 - Restoring Internet Freedom Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lee, Mike [R-UT] (Introduced 05/01/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/01/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.993 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/01/2017)
Restoring Internet Freedom Act
This bill nullifies the rule adopted by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on February 26, 2015, relating to the reclassification of broadband Internet access service as a telecommunications service.
The FCC is prohibited from reissuing such rule in substantially the same form, or from issuing a new rule that is substantially the same, unless the rule is specifically authorized by a law enacted after enactment of this bill.