About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the provisions of title 17, United States Code, and the Communications Act of 1934, relating to copyright licensing and carriage of broadcast signals by satellite.
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
Nov 29, 1999
Conference Report Agreed to by House
Last Action: Nov 9, 1999
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1948 — 106th Congress: Intellectual Property and Communications Omnibus Reform Act of 1999. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1948
“S. 1948 — 106th Congress: Intellectual Property and Communications Omnibus Reform Act of 1999.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1948>
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