The First Amendment Defense Act was introduced more than a year ago, but has been on the shelf in the House until just now.
Chaffetz and "the leadership" (read: Paul Ryan) have kept it off the agenda--and even now, with hearings (FINALLY) scheduled, there will be no 'mark-up' session to move the bill forward.
Go ahead. Read the linked essay. Then try to explain Ryan's stall & delay game, because you can't, except to note that Ryan has no real principles.