Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.J. Res. 37 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices

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Doyle (PA)

#1

Would reinstate the ability of the FCC to guard against internet access providers from blocking a consumer's access to lawful internet content.

Matsui (CA)

#2

Would preserve the “transparency rule” adopted by the FCC as part of the Open Internet Order requiring broadband providers to make available their network management practices as well as performance and commercial terms so that consumers can make informed choices.