About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prevent excessive concentration of ownership of the nation's media outlets, to restore fairness in broadcasting, and to foster and promote localism, diversity, and competition in the media.
- Summary (CRS)
7/14/2005--Introduced.Media Ownership Reform Act of 2005 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require a broadcast licensee to afford reasonable opportunity for the discussion of conflicting views on issues ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Mar 30, 2004
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4069 (108th).
Jul 14, 2005
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3302”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
16 cosponsors (15D, 1I)
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H.R. 4069 (108th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 30, 2004
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3302 — 109th Congress: Media Ownership Reform Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3302
“H.R. 3302 — 109th Congress: Media Ownership Reform Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3302>
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