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House overwhelmingly approves 'do-not-call' legislation

...registry. "The judge in this case is dead wrong and I'm sure his decision will in turn be overturned," said Rep. Billy Tauzin, R-La., chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee. "We should probably call the bill 'This Time We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/26/bus_391306.shtml
Business
Congress to tackle online privacy issues

...records, cellular phone calls, Internet usage and other electronic data from prying eyes and commercial trade. Rep. Billy Tauzin, R-La., chairman of the powerful House Telecommunications subcommittee, said Thursday he's planning a series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/10/tec_203826.shtml
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Congress to tackle online privacy issues

...records, cellular phone calls, Internet usage and other electronic data from prying eyes and commercial trade. Rep. Billy Tauzin, R-La., chairman of the powerful House Telecommunications subcommittee, said Thursday he's planning a series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/09/tec_203780.shtml
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Law on cellular phones, scanners has apparent loophole

...out how easy it can be to get around provisions designed to prevent scanner tampering. Concerned about this, Rep. Billy Tauzin, R-La., the incoming chairman of the House Commerce Committee's telecommunications subcommittee, wants to hold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/18/tec_202760.shtml
XXX Technology
House members see no rush for new internet privacy laws

...policies are and give consumers more control on what information is gathered and how will be used," said Rep. W.J. "Billy" Tauzin, R-La., chairman of the Telecommunications, Trade and Consumer Protection subcommittee of the House Commerce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/23/tec_289850.shtml
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Valenti to retire as head of top Hollywood trade group

...Warner Bros., Universal, Sony, 20th Century Fox, Paramount and MGM. The job had been offered to U.S. Rep. Billy Tauzin, a Louisiana Republican, but he declined last January. A former advertising and political consultant, Valenti was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/24/mov_409812.shtml
Movies
Imports of liquefied natural gas rise

...regulations restricting access to public lands onshore and offshore. Both Sen. Joe Barton (R-Texas) and Sen. Billy Tauzin (R-La.) raised the issue with Greenspan last week. -Other lawmakers concerned about national security in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/23/bus_379218.shtml
Business
Greenspan predicts high natural gas prices into next year

...If the train wreck occurs and natural gas prices skyrocket and shortages occur, who will be at fault?" Rep. Billy Tauzin, R-La., the committee's chairman, had asked earlier. "We see a storm brewing on the horizon. We need to prepare...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/11/fin_378109.shtml
Finance
New Orleans makes its pitch to NBA committee

...teleconference with the state's two U.S. senators, Mary Landrieu and John Breaux, both D-La., as well as Rep. Billy Tauzin, R-Chackbay. Business and political leaders explained efforts they are making to build the state and local economy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/21/nba_340025.shtml
NBA
Pressures mount on tiremaker

...Meanwhile, Bridgestone/Firestone may be facing strikes,and Congress plans to examine the recall next week. Rep. Billy Tauzin, R-La., will preside over a joint hearing Wednesday. Senate Commerce Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/01/bus_294273.shtml
Business