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Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 5, 1998
Length: 2 pages
105th Congress (1997–1998)
This bill was introduced on February 5, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 5, 1998
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H.R. 3171 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3171. This is the one from the 105th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To require the Federal Communications Commission to eliminate from its regulations the restrictions on the cross-ownership of broadcasting stations and newspapers, H.R. 3171, 105th Cong. (1998).
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