About the bill
- Full Title
A bill 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
12 cosponsors (7R, 5D) (show)(joined Jul 12, 2007)(joined Jul 12, 2007)(joined Jul 12, 2007)(joined Jul 24, 2007)(joined Aug 1, 2007)(joined Aug 1, 2007)(joined Dec 17, 2007)(joined Jan 28, 2008)(joined Jan 30, 2008)(joined Feb 26, 2008)(joined Apr 17, 2008)(joined Sep 11, 2008)
- 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.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1780 — 110th Congress: Protecting Children from Indecent Programming Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1780
“S. 1780 — 110th Congress: Protecting Children from Indecent Programming Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. May 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1780>
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