Senate Concurrent Resolution 44
149th General Assembly (Present)
House Administration 3/1/18
Committee Hearing takes place within twelve legislative days.
OPPOSING THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION’S REPEAL OF NET NEUTRALITY RULES INTENDED TO PROTECT CONSUMERS AND ENSURE FAIR AND REASONABLE ACCESS TO THE INTERNET.
This Concurrent Resolution does all of the following: (1) Expresses the General Assembly’s opposition to the Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of net neutrality rules (“the repeal”). (2) Urges the United States Congress to either review the repeal as permitted under the Congressional Review Act, within 60 days of receipt of the Federal Communications Commission’s order as required by the Act, or enact legislation reinstating and requiring the preservation of net neutrality. (3) Requests that the Secretary of the Senate to send copies of this Resolution to the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. House of Representatives Minority Leader, U.S. Senate Majority Leader, U.S. Senate Minority Leader, and the Members of Delaware's Congressional Delegation.
Takes effect upon being signed into law