H.R. 5178 (100th): Closed-Captioned Television Services for the Hearing-Impaired Act of 1988


Aug 8, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 8, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Don Bonker

Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district


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Full Title

A bill to require that certain Federal entities and certain non-Federal entities receiving Federal financial assistance provide television sets capable of displaying closed-captioning, to prohibit Federal funding of conferences held at certain places of public accommodation which do not provide guests with guest rooms furnished with televisions capable of displaying closed-captioning, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Aug 8, 1988

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