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Mar 8, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on March 24, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 16, 1999
Length: 30 pages
To provide for the carriage by satellite carriers of local broadcast station signals, and for other purposes.
4/12/1999--Reported to House amended, Part I.Copyright Compulsory License Improvement Act - Amends Federal copyright law to make a secondary transmission by a satellite carrier (carrier) of a primary transmission of ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3210 (105th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 1998
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 23, 1999
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1027 — 106th Congress: Copyright Compulsory License Improvement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr1027
“H.R. 1027 — 106th Congress: Copyright Compulsory License Improvement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr1027>
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