To provide for the carriage by satellite carriers of local broadcast station signals, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 16, 1999
Length: 30 pages
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.
Feb 12, 1998
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3210 (105th).
Mar 8, 1999
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Mar 24, 1999
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H.R. 1027 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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