About the bill
- Full Title
To authorize the Federal Communications Commission to impose licensing conditions on digital audio radio to protect against the unauthorized distribution of transmitted content.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Mar 2, 2006
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4861”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
8 cosponsors (4R, 4D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4861 — 109th Congress: Audio Broadcast Flag Licensing Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4861
“H.R. 4861 — 109th Congress: Audio Broadcast Flag Licensing Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4861>
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