To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the marketing of encrypted satellite transmissions of professional sporting events.
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Sep 24, 1990
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H.R. 5694 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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