HOME > NEWSROOM > MEDIA SOURCE > Internet > House adopts proposal to halt Internet oversight shift

House adopts proposal to halt Internet oversight shift

May 30, 2014

The House early Friday adopted a proposal to limit the administration's ability to advance with plans to cede certain management of Internet domains.

Passed 229-178, Rep. Sean Duffy's (R-Wis.) amendment to the 2015 Commerce-Justice-Science appropriations bill would prohibit the use of funds to relinquish the National Telecommunications and Information Administration's (NTIA) responsibility of assigning Internet domains.



Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

Reminder: ALL DTV Broadcasters Must File Form 317 by December 1

Attention, all DTV broadcasters! It’s that time of year again. Your Form 317 is due at the FCC by December 1.

Posted

Pai: "First Amendment Under Assault"

FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai, speaking at a Media Institute Awards banquet Tuesday evening, said the First Amendment "is regularly under assault...

Posted

Consumers Could See A 16% Increase in Broadband Taxes Due To Net Neutrality

The Internet has been talking about President Obama’s stance on net neutrality...

Posted

MDA paramedic Akiva Pollack talking about a terrorist shooting in Jerusalem, Nov. 18, 2014

When paramedic Akiva Pollack entered Bnei Torah Kehillat Ya’akov synagogue in Jerusalem...

Posted

More News


Headlines