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To encourage serious negotiations between the major league baseball players and the owners of major league baseball in order to prevent a strike by the players or a lockout by the owners so that the fans will be able to enjoy the remainder of the baseball season, the playoffs, and the World Series.
- Summary (CRS)
8/12/1994--Introduced.Baseball Fans Protection Act of 1994 - Amends the Clayton Act to apply the antitrust laws of the United States to any unilateral term or condition (excluding a strike or ...
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Aug 12, 1994
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4965”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Last Action: Aug 18, 1994
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4965 — 103rd Congress: Baseball Fans Protection Act of 1994. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr4965
“H.R. 4965 — 103rd Congress: Baseball Fans Protection Act of 1994.” www.GovTrack.us. 1994. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr4965>
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