Internet Control Proposed: H.R.945

February 26, 2003

The Congressional Record

House (of Representatives)

By Mr. STEARNS (for himself, Mr. Towns, Mr. Bass, Mr. Deal of Georgia, and Mr. Walden of Oregon):

H.R. 945. A bill to exercise authority under article I, section 8, clause 3 of the Constitution of the United States to clearly establish jurisdictional boundaries over the commercial transactions of digital goods and services conducted through the Internet, and to foster stability and certainty over the treatment of such transactions; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.