To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the registration and protection of trademarks used in commerce, to carry out the provisions of certain international conventions, and for other purposes", enacted July 5, 1946 (commonly known as the Lanham Act), to require certain disclosures relating to materially altered films.
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102nd Congress (1991–1992)
This bill was introduced on August 12, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district
18 Cosponsors (17 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Aug 12, 1992
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H.R. 5868 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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