S. 2370 (101st): A bill to amend section 107 of title 17, United States Code, relating to fair use, to clarify that such section applies to both published and unpublished copyrighted works.


Mar 29, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 29, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Simon
Senator from Illinois

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Summary (CRS)
3/29/1990--Introduced.Amends Federal copyright law to apply the fair use doctrine to all copyrighted work, whether published or unpublished.

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H.R. 4263 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 14, 1990

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Mar 29, 1990


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