May 20, 2022

Primary Document: FCC Releases Proposal to Gut Net Neutrality Rules


The Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday published the text of its proposal to roll back the agency’s net neutrality rules, allowing the public to comment on the new plan.

The agency’s commissioners voted along party lines in support of the proposal, which aims to fulfill FCC Chairman FCC Ajit Pai’s promise to eliminate the utility-style regulatory framework the FCC adopted in 2015.

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Direct to FCC News Release

Primary Document

Direct to Restoring Internet Freedom Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
75 pages; PDF.

Statements by FCC Commissioners

Chairman Ajit Pai Statement

Commissioner Mignon Clyburn Statement

Commissioner Michael O’Rielly Statement

See Also: How to File a Comment with the FCC

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