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

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

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2008
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Mar 13, 2008
 
Introduced

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 79”). 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.

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