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- Full Title
To require the FCC, in enforcing its regulations concerning the broadcast of indecent programming, to maintain a policy that a single word or image may be considered indecent.
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Sep 18, 2007
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3559”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
24 cosponsors (19R, 5D)
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Last Action: Jul 19, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3559 — 110th Congress: Protecting Children from Indecent Programming Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr3559
“H.R. 3559 — 110th Congress: Protecting Children from Indecent Programming Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr3559>
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