2003 LEGISLATIVE PROGRAM
Following is The Business Council's 2003 Legislative Program. It identifies priority
Advocate legislation or regulations which will foster the growth of the Internet and e-commerce including, but not limited to, issues involving:
Privacy, use of information technologies, tax policy, amendments to the State Technology Law, the Uniform Commercial Code as well as the National Uniform Electronic Transaction Act.
enforcement of existing laws against fraudulent
and deceptive marketers and promote consumer
legislation that imposes onerous burdens
or liabilities on providers.
a moratorium on any new taxes on commercial
industry-led initiatives to protect consumers'
privacy over the Internet.
legislation which would regulate the content
on the Internet.
legislation prohibiting the use of social
security numbers as identifiers.
- Support legislation promoting educational technology.