Hill Advises Biden Administration Against Sec. 230 Language in Treaties
By John Eggerton, Multichannel News, 5-3-21
The Biden Administration has received a bipartisan warning from Congress not to include Sec. 230-related language in any trade agreements.
That came in a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador Katherine Tai from House Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) and ranking member Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.), according to a copy obtained by Multichannel News.
Sec. 230 is the law (the last vestige of the Communications Decency Act of 1996) that gives websites immunity from liability for the third-party content they host on their sites. » Read More
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