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The new rule would also require Verizon to pay for the wireless service users use, including data usage, when it’s not being used.
The rules are expected to be approved by the Federal Communications Commission in a month.
The FCC is considering requiring phone and cable companies to provide consumers with more data-usage information.
The agency is also considering allowing consumers to use their data-sharing privileges to cancel or limit data usage.
The FCC voted on Thursday to repeal rules that were adopted last year that limited wireless users to two devices at a time, capped the amount of data they could share and required them to have a data-plan.
The changes were supposed to go into effect in 2018.
“Today’s action by the FCC was a significant step forward in ensuring that consumers will have greater choice and greater access to the full range of mobile devices available to them,” Jessica Rosenworcel, president of the NCTA, said in a statement.
The FCC will now vote on whether to keep the rules.
The move comes after the FCC ruled that Verizon’s data cap was not a “uniform policy.”
Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile have appealed the ruling.