H.R. 1027 (106th): Copyright Compulsory License Improvement Act


Mar 8, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 24, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Howard Coble

Representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 16, 1999
Length: 30 pages

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Full Title

To provide for the carriage by satellite carriers of local broadcast station signals, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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Mar 8, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 24, 1999
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Related Bills

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H.R. 3210 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 1998

H.R. 768 (Related)
Copyright Compulsory License Improvement Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 23, 1999

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