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S. 1981 - Open Internet Preservation Act of 2014

Science, technology, communications. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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A bill to provide that the rules of the Federal Communications Commission relating to preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices shall be restored to effect until the date when the Commission takes final action in the proceedings on such rules that were remanded to the Commission by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. (by More
A bill to provide that the rules of the Federal Communications Commission relating to preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices shall be restored to effect until the date when the Commission takes final action in the proceedings on such rules that were remanded to the Commission by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. (by CRS) Hide
 
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Open Internet Preservation Act of 2014

S. 1981 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to provide that the rules of the Federal Communications Commission relating to preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices shall be restored to effect until the date when the Commission takes final action in the proceedings on such rules that were remanded to the Commission by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide that the rules of the Federal Communications Commission relating to preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices shall be restored to effect until the date when the Commission takes final action in the proceedings on such rules that were remanded to the Commission by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
Other Titles
  • Open Internet Preservation Act of 2014
  • Open Internet Preservation Act of 2014
Sponsor
Edward J. Markey
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Science, technology, communications
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
  • Internet and video services
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced2/03/2014
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/03/2014
2/03/2014Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
2/03/2014Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

21% more
$458,508
$1,563,362
$194,061
$814,776
$6,127,817
$994,301
$773,058
$10,925,883
$9,043,639
$9,043,639

opposed this bill

19 Organizations Supported and 2 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Open Internet Preservation Act of 2014

19 organizations supported this bill

Alternate ROOTS
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
American Association of Law Libraries
American Association of Law Libraries (2014, February 0). Washington E-Bulletin - February 2014. Retrieved May 13, 2014, from American Association of Law Libraries.
American Composers Forum
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
Association of Performing Arts Presenters
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
Chamber Music America
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
Chorus America
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
Computer & Communications Industry Association
Greenfield, Heather (2014, February 5). CCIA Applauds Legislative Initiative On Open Internet Access. Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Computer & Communications Industry Association.
Dance/USA
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
Fractured Atlas
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
League of American Orchestras
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
National Alliance for Musical Theatre
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
National Association of Latino Arts and Culture
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
National Association of Realtors
Wyne, Melanie (2014, February 7). Bills to Restore Net Neutrality Rules Introduced. Retrieved May 13, 2014, from National Association of REALTORS.
National Performance Network
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
Network of Ensemble Theaters
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
New Music USA
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
Opera America
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
Performing Arts Alliance
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.
Theatre Communications Group
Performing Arts Alliance (2014, May 13). Network Neutrality: Preserving an Open Internet . Retrieved May 13, 2014, from Performing Arts Alliance.

2 organizations opposed this bill

American Action Forum
Rinehart, Will (2014, February 7). New Net Neutrality Bill Drops, Concerns Still Linger. Retrieved May 13, 2014, from American Action Forum.
TechFreedom
TechFreedom (2014, February 3). Unnecessary Net Neutrality Bill Fails to Address Real Threat to Open Internet: Section 706. Retrieved May 13, 2014, from TechFreedom.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 113th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2009 – December 31, 2014.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$51,950$18,050
Kelly AyotteRNH$71,954$123,544
Tammy BaldwinDWI$85,408$0
John BarrassoRWY$31,650$18,900
Max BaucusDMT$44,431$0
Mark BegichDAK$121,599$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$166,970$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$159,600$0
Roy BluntRMO$125,038$121,894
Cory A. BookerDNJ$412,465$6,100
John BoozmanRAR$18,350$41,995
Barbara BoxerDCA$293,771$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$186,287$0
Richard BurrRNC$83,564$54,900
Maria CantwellDWA$61,647$0
Ben CardinDMD$143,877$0
Tom CarperDDE$49,190$0
Bob CaseyDPA$96,053$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$26,500$500
Daniel CoatsRIN$49,050$52,250
Tom CoburnROK$16,560$82,843
William Thad CochranRMS$44,850$7,250
Susan M. CollinsRME$38,050$21,650
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$102,950$0
Bob CorkerRTN$162,656$34,870
John CornynRTX$125,793$111,505
Mike CrapoRID$21,180$0
Ted CruzRTX$145,845$1,604,462
Joe DonnellyDIN$52,601$0
Dick DurbinDIL$72,475$0
Mike EnziRWY$17,550$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$173,453$1,000
Deb FischerRNE$22,500$185,221
Jeff FlakeRAZ$55,600$1,340,739
Al FrankenDMN$201,230$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$487,251$3,000
Lindsey GrahamRSC$111,622$48,088
Chuck GrassleyRIA$68,475$45,150
Kay R. HaganDNC$113,255$0
Tom HarkinDIA$15,693$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$121,481$29,450
Martin HeinrichDNM$132,788$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$48,116$0
Dean HellerRNV$72,498$129,837
Mazie K. HironoDHI$125,351$0
John HoevenRND$36,060$14,100
Jim InhofeROK$25,110$43,575
Johnny IsaksonRGA$278,303$25,250
Mike JohannsRNE$7,200$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$52,930$154,357
Tim JohnsonDSD$20,749$0
Tim KaineDVA$271,174$100
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$24,516$0
Mark KirkRIL$113,860$177,549
Amy KlobucharDMN$111,500$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$185,235$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$156,301$0
Mike LeeRUT$33,110$100,917
Carl LevinDMI$10$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$79,066$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$171,602$1,000
John McCainRAZ$130,321$184,843
Claire McCaskillDMO$175,033$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$203,343$255,056
Bob MenéndezDNJ$247,703$1,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$73,576$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$49,766$0
Jerry MoranRKS$34,512$8,200
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$67,100$2,750
Chris MurphyDCT$173,850$0
Patty MurrayDWA$128,326$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$112,877$0
Rand PaulRKY$55,552$470,758
Rob PortmanROH$155,132$135,446
Mark L. PryorDAR$113,746$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$39,398$0
Harry ReidDNV$268,250$4,600
Jim RischRID$26,050$50,602
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$46,050$91,967
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$11,500$0
Marco RubioRFL$163,359$1,076,779
Bernie SandersIVT$34,190$0
Brian SchatzDHI$85,550$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$453,712$4,400
Tim ScottRSC$107,290$270,262
Jeff SessionsRAL$19,350$4,200
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$122,981$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$31,700$50
Debbie StabenowDMI$93,470$0
Jon TesterDMT$86,751$0
John ThuneRSD$98,475$217,753
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$142,354$1,497,701
Mark UdallDCO$162,300$0
Tom UdallDNM$96,253$2,000
David VitterRLA$81,850$152,726
Mark R. WarnerDVA$193,769$1,700
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$246,730$2,550
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$88,758$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$31,250$8,250
Ron WydenDOR$77,803$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$51,950$18,050
Kelly AyotteRNH$71,954$123,544
Tammy BaldwinDWI$85,408$0
John BarrassoRWY$31,650$18,900
Max BaucusDMT$44,431$0
Mark BegichDAK$121,599$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$166,970$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$159,600$0
Roy BluntRMO$125,038$121,894
Cory A. BookerDNJ$412,465$6,100
John BoozmanRAR$18,350$41,995
Barbara BoxerDCA$293,771$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$186,287$0
Richard BurrRNC$83,564$54,900
Maria CantwellDWA$61,647$0
Ben CardinDMD$143,877$0
Tom CarperDDE$49,190$0
Bob CaseyDPA$96,053$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$26,500$500
Daniel CoatsRIN$49,050$52,250
Tom CoburnROK$16,560$82,843
William Thad CochranRMS$44,850$7,250
Susan M. CollinsRME$38,050$21,650
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$102,950$0
Bob CorkerRTN$162,656$34,870
John CornynRTX$125,793$111,505
Mike CrapoRID$21,180$0
Ted CruzRTX$145,845$1,604,462
Joe DonnellyDIN$52,601$0
Dick DurbinDIL$72,475$0
Mike EnziRWY$17,550$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$173,453$1,000
Deb FischerRNE$22,500$185,221
Jeff FlakeRAZ$55,600$1,340,739
Al FrankenDMN$201,230$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$487,251$3,000
Lindsey GrahamRSC$111,622$48,088
Chuck GrassleyRIA$68,475$45,150
Kay R. HaganDNC$113,255$0
Tom HarkinDIA$15,693$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$121,481$29,450
Martin HeinrichDNM$132,788$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$48,116$0
Dean HellerRNV$72,498$129,837
Mazie K. HironoDHI$125,351$0
John HoevenRND$36,060$14,100
Jim InhofeROK$25,110$43,575
Johnny IsaksonRGA$278,303$25,250
Mike JohannsRNE$7,200$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$52,930$154,357
Tim JohnsonDSD$20,749$0
Tim KaineDVA$271,174$100
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$24,516$0
Mark KirkRIL$113,860$177,549
Amy KlobucharDMN$111,500$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$185,235$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$156,301$0
Mike LeeRUT$33,110$100,917
Carl LevinDMI$10$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$79,066$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$171,602$1,000
John McCainRAZ$130,321$184,843
Claire McCaskillDMO$175,033$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$203,343$255,056
Bob MenéndezDNJ$247,703$1,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$73,576$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$49,766$0
Jerry MoranRKS$34,512$8,200
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$67,100$2,750
Chris MurphyDCT$173,850$0
Patty MurrayDWA$128,326$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$112,877$0
Rand PaulRKY$55,552$470,758
Rob PortmanROH$155,132$135,446
Mark L. PryorDAR$113,746$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$39,398$0
Harry ReidDNV$268,250$4,600
Jim RischRID$26,050$50,602
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$46,050$91,967
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$11,500$0
Marco RubioRFL$163,359$1,076,779
Bernie SandersIVT$34,190$0
Brian SchatzDHI$85,550$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$453,712$4,400
Tim ScottRSC$107,290$270,262
Jeff SessionsRAL$19,350$4,200
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$122,981$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$31,700$50
Debbie StabenowDMI$93,470$0
Jon TesterDMT$86,751$0
John ThuneRSD$98,475$217,753
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$142,354$1,497,701
Mark UdallDCO$162,300$0
Tom UdallDNM$96,253$2,000
David VitterRLA$81,850$152,726
Mark R. WarnerDVA$193,769$1,700
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$246,730$2,550
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$88,758$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$31,250$8,250
Ron WydenDOR$77,803$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Real estate agents$6,127,817
Recorded Music & music production$1,563,362
Computer manufacture & services$994,301
Minority/Ethnic Groups$814,776
Education$773,058
Live theater & other entertainment productions$458,508
Bands, orchestras & other live music production$194,061

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$9,043,639
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