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H.AMDT. 987

An amendment numbered 7 printed in House Report 109-491 which seeks to restore important non-discrimination requirements enforced by the Federal Communications Commission that from the inception of the Internet until August of 2005 were binding on telecommunications carriers. This amendment essentially has 3 parts: (1) provides a policy statement in addition to the general duties of broadband network providers; (2) provides for preserved rights and exceptions to the general statutory duties in the first part; and (3) provides an expedited complaint process and an antitrust savings clause.

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Amends H.R. 5252

Jun 8, 2006: On agreeing to the Markey amendment (A007) Failed by recorded vote: 152 - 269 (Roll no. 239).

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June 8, 2006
9:22 PM EDT
On agreeing to the Markey amendment (A007) Failed by recorded vote: 152 - 269 (Roll no. 239).
June 8, 2006
8:08 PM EDT
Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Markey. (consideration: CR H3576-3580, H3583; text: CR H3576-3577)