Senate panel approves net neutrality exemption bill for small providers

June 16, 2016

The Senate Commerce Committee on Wednesday approved a bill to exempt small internet service providers from rules included in sweeping net neutrality regulations approved last year.

The legislation would exempt providers with 250,000 or fewer subscribers from transparency rules that are part of the regulations, which were approved by the Federal Communications Commission last February.

Read more at: http://thehill.com/policy/technology/283567-senate-panel-approves-exemption-bill-for-part-of-net-neutrality-rules


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