H.R. 2905 (110th): Broadcaster Freedom Act of 2007

Introduced:

Jun 28, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mike Pence

Representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2007
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

S. 1748 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 29, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

To prevent the Federal Communications Commission from repromulgating the fairness doctrine.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 226 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 7, 2009

S. 1748 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2007

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History

Introduced
Jun 28, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
208 cosponsors (205R, 3D) (show)
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