S. 247 (106th): Satellite Home Viewers Improvements Act
Jan 19, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 25, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Utah
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Last Updated: Mar 2, 1999
Length: 16 pages
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A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to reform the copyright law with respect to satellite retransmissions of broadcast signals, and for other purposes.
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Conference Report Agreed to by House
Last Action: Nov 9, 1999
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