47 CFR 8.1 - Purpose.

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§ 8.1 Purpose.
Link to an amendment published at 83 FR 7922, Feb. 22, 2018.

The purpose of this part is to protect and promote the Internet as an open platform enabling consumer choice, freedom of expression, end-user control, competition, and the freedom to innovate without permission, and thereby to encourage the deployment of advanced telecommunications capability and remove barriers to infrastructure investment.

[ 80 FR 19847, Apr. 13, 2015]

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Title 47 published on 02-Mar-2018 03:38

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 47 CFR Part 8 after this date.

  • 2018-02-22; vol. 83 # 36 - Thursday, February 22, 2018
    1. 83 FR 7852 - Restoring Internet Freedom
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      Final rule.
      Effective date: April 23, 2018, except for amendatory instructions 2, 3, 5, 6, and 8, which are delayed as follows. The FCC will publish a document in the Federal Register announcing the effective date(s) of the delayed amendatory instructions, which are contingent on OMB approval of the modified information collection requirements in 47 CFR 8.1 (amendatory instruction 5). The Declaratory Ruling, Report and Order, and Order will also be effective upon the date announced in that same document.
      47 CFR Parts 1, 8, and 20