Cable & satellite TV production & distribution (Science, Technology, Communications, and Infrastructure related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2013 H.R. 2844 (113th) ScaliseSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to consolidate the reporting obligations of the Federal Communications Commission in order to improve congressional oversight and reduce reporting burdens.… More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to consolidate the reporting obligations of the Federal Communications Commission in order to improve congressional oversight and reduce reporting burdens. (by CRS) Hide
Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act H.R. 3086 (113th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To permanently extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act. (by CRS)
To Amend the Communications Act of 1934 to Prohibit the Federal Communications Commission from Adopting Certain Rules or Policies Relating to Multichannel Video Programming Distributors, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 3196 (113th) LattaSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit the Federal Communications Commission from adopting certain rules or policies relating to multichannel video programming distributors, and for… More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit the Federal Communications Commission from adopting certain rules or policies relating to multichannel video programming distributors, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Innovation Act H.R. 3309 (113th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2014 H.R. 3675 (113th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for greater transparency and efficiency in the procedures followed by the Federal Communications Commission, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for greater transparency and efficiency in the procedures followed by the Federal Communications Commission, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Video Consumers Have Options in Choosing Entertainment Act of 2013 H.R. 3719 (113th) EshooSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to facilitate retransmission consent negotiations between television broadcast stations and multichannel video programming distributors, to provide greater… More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to facilitate retransmission consent negotiations between television broadcast stations and multichannel video programming distributors, to provide greater subscriber choice in cable service tiers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Next Generation Television Marketplace Act H.R. 3720 (113th) ScaliseSupportNo
To repeal certain provisions of the Communications Act of 1934, title 17 of the United States Code, and the regulations of the Federal Communications Commission that intervened in the television… More
To repeal certain provisions of the Communications Act of 1934, title 17 of the United States Code, and the regulations of the Federal Communications Commission that intervened in the television marketplace, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014 H.R. 4438 (113th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify and make permanent the research credit. (by CRS)
STELA Reauthorization Act of 2014 H.R. 4572 (113th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 and title 17, United States Code, to extend expiring provisions relating to the retransmission of signals of television broadcast stations, and for other… More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 and title 17, United States Code, to extend expiring provisions relating to the retransmission of signals of television broadcast stations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to Modify and Make Permanent Bonus Depreciation. H.R. 4718 (113th) TiberiSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify and make permanent bonus depreciation. (by CRS)
To Amend the Communications Act of 1934 to Limit the Authority of the Federal Communications Commission over Providers of Broadband Internet Access Service. H.R. 4752 (113th) LattaSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to limit the authority of the Federal Communications Commission over providers of broadband Internet access service. (by More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to limit the authority of the Federal Communications Commission over providers of broadband Internet access service. (by CRS) Hide
Mckinney-Vento Homeless Education Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1094 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Cybersecurity Act of 2013 S. 1353 (113th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to provide for an ongoing, voluntary public-private partnership to improve cybersecurity, and to strengthen cybersecurity research and development, workforce development and education, and… More
A bill to provide for an ongoing, voluntary public-private partnership to improve cybersecurity, and to strengthen cybersecurity research and development, workforce development and education, and public awareness and preparedness, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act S. 1431 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to permanently extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act. (by CRS)
Patent Litigation Integrity Act of 2013 S. 1612 (113th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to deter abusive patent litigation by targeting the economic incentives that fuel frivolous lawsuits. (by CRS)
Consumer Choice in Online Video Act S. 1680 (113th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to increase consumer choice and competition in the online video programming distribution marketplace, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to increase consumer choice and competition in the online video programming distribution marketplace, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expiring Provisions Improvement, Reform, and Efficiency Act of 2014 S. 2260 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2014 S. 2588 (113th) FeinsteinSupportNo
An original bill to improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Free Flow of Information Act of 2013 S. 987 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by… More
A bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by CRS) Hide
Leahy-Smith America Invents Act H.R. 1249 (112th) SmithSupportYes
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
State Video Tax Fairness Act of 2011 H.R. 1804 (112th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To prohibit discrimination in State taxation of multichannel video programming distribution services. (by CRS)
Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011 H.R. 1860 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the taxation of digital goods and digital services. (by CRS)
Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2012 H.R. 2096 (112th) McCaulSupportNo
To advance cybersecurity research, development, and technical standards, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Stop Online Piracy Act H.R. 3261 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2012 H.R. 3309 (112th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for greater transparency and efficiency in the procedures followed by the Federal Communications Commission. (by More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for greater transparency and efficiency in the procedures followed by the Federal Communications Commission. (by CRS) Hide
Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 H.R. 3630 (112th) CampSupportYes
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Next Generation Television Marketplace Act H.R. 3675 (112th) ScaliseSupportNo
To repeal certain provisions of the Communications Act of 1934, title 17 of the United States Code, and the regulations of the Federal Communications Commission that intervened in the television… More
To repeal certain provisions of the Communications Act of 1934, title 17 of the United States Code, and the regulations of the Federal Communications Commission that intervened in the television marketplace, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Online Protection and Enforcement of Digital Trade Act H.R. 3782 (112th) IssaSupportNo
To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to address unfair trade practices relating to infringement of copyrights and trademarks by certain Internet sites, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to address unfair trade practices relating to infringement of copyrights and trademarks by certain Internet sites, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Advancing America's Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Act of 2012 H.R. 3834 (112th) HallSupportNo
To amend the High-Performance Computing Act of 1991 to authorize activities for support of networking and information technology research, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the High-Performance Computing Act of 1991 to authorize activities for support of networking and information technology research, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2012 H.R. 4257 (112th) IssaSupportNo
To amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, to revise requirements relating to Federal information security, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, to revise requirements relating to Federal information security, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act of 2012 H.R. 7 (112th) MicaSupportNo
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2011 H.R. 942 (112th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2012 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2012 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit. (by CRS) Hide
Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding Actions to Preserve and Advance the Multistakeholder Governance Model Under Which the Internet Has Thrived. H.Con.Res. 127 (112th) Bono MackSupportNo
Expressing the sense of Congress regarding actions to preserve and advance the multistakeholder governance model under which the Internet has thrived. (by More
Expressing the sense of Congress regarding actions to preserve and advance the multistakeholder governance model under which the Internet has thrived. (by CRS) Hide
Next Generation Television Marketplace Act of 2011 S. 2008 (112th) DeMintSupportNo
A bill to repeal certain provisions of the Communications Act of 1934, title 17 of the United States Code, and the regulations of the Federal Communications Commission that intervened in the… More
A bill to repeal certain provisions of the Communications Act of 1934, title 17 of the United States Code, and the regulations of the Federal Communications Commission that intervened in the television marketplace, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act S. 911 (112th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to establish the sense of Congress that Congress should enact, and the President should sign, bipartisan legislation to strengthen public safety and to enhance wireless communications.… More
A bill to establish the sense of Congress that Congress should enact, and the President should sign, bipartisan legislation to strengthen public safety and to enhance wireless communications. (by CRS) Hide
Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act of 2011 S. 968 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to prevent online threats to economic creativity and theft of intellectual property, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act of 2009 S. 43 (111th) EnsignSupportNo
A bill to make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce permanent. (by More
A bill to make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce permanent. (by CRS) Hide
Free Flow of Information Act of 2007 H.R. 2102 (110th) BoucherSupportNo
This bill would limit the conditions under which the federal governement could force journalists to disclose information. (by More
This bill would limit the conditions under which the federal governement could force journalists to disclose information. (by CRS) Hide
Achievement Through Technology and Innovation Act of 2007 H.R. 2449 (110th) Roybal-AllardSupportNo
To reauthorize part D of title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS)
Internet Freedom Preservation Act of 2008 H.R. 5353 (110th) MarkeyOpposeNo
To establish broadband policy and direct the Federal Communications Commission to conduct a proceeding and public broadband summits to assess competition, consumer protection, and consumer choice… More
To establish broadband policy and direct the Federal Communications Commission to conduct a proceeding and public broadband summits to assess competition, consumer protection, and consumer choice issues relating to broadband Internet access services (by CRS) Hide
Free Flow of Information Act of 2007 S. 2035 (110th) SpecterSupportNo
A bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by… More
A bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by CRS) Hide
Internet Freedom Preservation Act S. 215 (110th) DorganOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to ensure net neutrality. (by CRS)
Alternative Minimum Tax and Extenders Tax Relief Act of 2008 S. 2886 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to amend certain expiring provisions. (by CRS)