H.J.Res. 79 (110th): Disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to broadcast media ownership.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jay Inslee

Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2008
Length: 1 pages

History

Mar 13, 2008
 
Introduced

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H.J.Res. 79 (110th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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