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S.2917 Small Business Penalty Fairness Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 22, 2010 Held at the desk.

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  • 80% of users support S.2917

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    • Profile Facts: Network neutrality in the United States - December 01, 2010 by Profile Facts - Internet Freedom Preservation Act (casually known as the Snowe-Dorgan bill) S. 215 (110th Congress) formerly S. 2917 (109th Congress) January 9, 2007 Senators Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) & Byron Dorgan (D-North Dakota), Co-Sponsors: Barack ...

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      As noted by Profile Facts on December 01, 2010, "Internet Freedom Preservation Act (casually known as the Snowe-Dorgan bill) S. 215 (110th Congress) formerly S. 2917 (109th Congress) January 9, 2007 Senators Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) & Byron Dorgan (D-North Dakota), Co-Sponsors: Barack ..." (http://profilefacts.blogspot.com/2010/12/network-neutrality-in-united-states.html)
    • First Ammendment Argument Against Net Neutrality (Part 4 in a ... - November 15, 2010 by Tom Armstrong's Blog - ... of any person to use a broadband service to access, use, send, post, receive, or offer any lawful content, application, or service made available via the Internet” (Internet Freedom Preservation Act, S.2917 12(a)(1)(2006), 2006). ...

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      As noted by Tom Armstrong's Blog on November 15, 2010, "... of any person to use a broadband service to access, use, send, post, receive, or offer any lawful content, application, or service made available via the Internet” (Internet Freedom Preservation Act, S.2917 12(a)(1)(2006), 2006). ..." (http://tomarmstrongonline.wordpress.com/2010/11/17/first-ammendment-argument-against-net-neutrality-part-4-in-a-multi-part-series/)
    • First Ammendment Argument Against Net Neutrality (Part 4 in a ... - November 13, 2010 by Tom Armstrong's Blog - ... of any person to use a broadband service to access, use, send, post, receive, or offer any lawful content, application, or service made available via the Internet” (Internet Freedom Preservation Act, S.2917 12(a)(1)(2006), 2006). ...

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      As noted by Tom Armstrong's Blog on November 13, 2010, "... of any person to use a broadband service to access, use, send, post, receive, or offer any lawful content, application, or service made available via the Internet” (Internet Freedom Preservation Act, S.2917 12(a)(1)(2006), 2006). ..." (http://tomarmstrongonline.wordpress.com/2010/11/14/first-ammendment-argument-against-net-neutrality-part-4-in-a-multi-part-series/)

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    • - February 09, 2010 by WebCPA - The Small Business Penalty Fairness Act, S. 2917, introduced Dec. 18, 2009, by the leaders of the Senate Finance Committee and three other senators, ...

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      As noted by WebCPA on February 09, 2010, " The Small Business Penalty Fairness Act, S. 2917, introduced Dec. 18, 2009, by the leaders of the Senate Finance Committee and three other senators, ... " (http://www.webcpa.com/news/Senate-Passes-Bill-Fix-Small-Biz-Tax-Penalties-53265-1.html)
    • - February 09, 2010 by Journal of Accountancy - The Senate passed a bill (S. 2917) Tuesday that would modify the amount of the penalty for failure to report tax shelter transactions under IRC § 6707A. ...

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