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Pai wants to move net neutrality back to FTC - report

Friday 7 April 2017 | 11:05 CET | News
Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai met this week with trade associations to talk about how to roll back net neutrality rules, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing several sources familiar with the matter. The plans look like they will keep the basic principles of net neutrality but move enforcement to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The FTC lost much of its oversight when the FCC reclassified broadband providers as common carriers subject to its own oversight. FCC officials did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

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