H.R. 1391 (101st): Television Violence Act of 1989

Introduced:

Mar 14, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 1, 1989 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Daniel Glickman

Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To exempt from the antitrust laws certain activities relating to alleviating the negative impact of violence in telecast material.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 14, 1989
 
Introduced

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Jun 20, 1989
 
Reported by Committee

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Aug 1, 1989
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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