To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the marketing of encrypted satellite transmissions of professional sporting events.
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Sponsor and status
Sep 25, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 25, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 44th congressional district
Sep 25, 1990
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H.R. 5709 (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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