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|February 1, 1995||S.314 "Communications Decency Act of 1995" introduced by Sen. Exon|
|March 30, 1995||S.652 "Telecommunications Act of 1996" introduced by Sen. Pressler|
|May 3, 1995||H.R.1555 "Communications Act of 1996" introduced by Rep. Bliley|
|June 15, 1995||S.652 passed in Senate with a vote of 81-18|
|June 30, 1995||H.R.1978 "Internet Freedom and Family Empowerment Act" introduced by Rep. Cox and Wyden
Text of H.R.1978 "Internet Freedom and Family Empowerment Act"
|July 10, 1995||H.R.1978 referred to Subcommittee on Telecommunications and Finance. Does not return.|
|August 2, 1995||House procedure to introduce H.R. 1555 for debate|
|August 4, 1995||Reps. Cox and Wyden amend H.R. 1555 during floor debate with H.AMDT.744
Amendment passes 420-4
|October 12, 1995||H.R. 1555 passed in House, referred to Senate for conference|
|January 31, 1996||Conference report on S. 652 issued, titled H. Rept. 104-458|
|February 1, 1996||House debates adopting Conference report. Conference report adopted 414-4.
Senate debates adopting Conference report. Adopted 91-5.
Passage by both Houses clears bill for White House
|February 2, 1996||Bill presented to President Clinton|
|February 8, 1996||Bill signed by President Clinton
Becomes Public Law No. 104-104
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