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H.R. 3171 (105th): To require the Federal Communications Commission to eliminate from its regulations the restrictions on the cross-ownership of broadcasting stations and newspapers.

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Scott Klug

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 5, 1998
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Feb 5, 1998
105th Congress (1997–1998)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 5, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Feb 5, 1998
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 3171 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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