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.
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Nov 17, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 17, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Mississippi
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Last Updated: Nov 17, 1999
Length: 214 pages
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S. 1948 (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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