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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.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 18, 2007
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The “S.” in “S. 1780” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1780>
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