H.R. 4965 (103rd): Baseball Fans Protection Act of 1994


Aug 12, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 12, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Major Owens

Representative for New York's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 12, 1994
Length: 2 pages

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S. 2380 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Aug 18, 1994

About the bill

Full Title

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 ... Read more >

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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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S. 2380 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Aug 18, 1994

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