S. 2037 (105th): Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998
May 6, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 14, 1998 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Utah
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Last Updated: May 14, 1998
Length: 60 pages
About the bill
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An original bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to implement the WIPO Copyright Treaty and the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty, to provide limitations on copyright liability relating to material online, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 28, 1998
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2037 — 105th Congress: Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s2037
“S. 2037 — 105th Congress: Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998.” www.GovTrack.us. 1998. March 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s2037>
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