About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title 17, United States Code, to safeguard the rights and expectations of consumers who lawfully obtain digital entertainment.
- Summary (CRS)
Digital Choice and Freedom Act of 2002 - Amends Federal copyright law to:(1) include analog or digital transmissions of a copyrighted work within fair use protections;(2) provide that it is ...
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Oct 2, 2002
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5522”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5522 — 107th Congress: Digital Choice and Freedom Act of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr5522
“H.R. 5522 — 107th Congress: Digital Choice and Freedom Act of 2002.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr5522>
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