To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission to streamline its management, to eliminate unneccessarily burdensome regulatory provisions, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 2, 1996
Length: 11 pages
104th Congress (1995–1996)
This bill was introduced on August 2, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Aug 2, 1996
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H.R. 3957 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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