Dutch govt says strict net neutrality rule to be scrapped

Wednesday 31 May 2017 | 09:41 CET | News
The Dutch minister of economic affairs has announced plans to drop the strict interpretation of net neutrality from Dutch law. In response to a question from parliament, Henk Kamp said the article would be dropped from the Telecommunications Act after it was declared invalid by a court in Rotterdam. When this will happen is still unknown.

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