S. 2332 (110th): Media Ownership Act of 2007

Introduced:

Nov 8, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 4, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Byron Dorgan
Senator from North Dakota
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2008
Length: 8 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 4835 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Dec 18, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote transparency in the adoption of new media ownership rules by the Federal Communications Commission, and to establish an independent panel to make recommendations on how to increase the representation of women and minorities in broadcast media ownership.

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H.R. 4835 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 18, 2007

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The “S.” in “S. 2332” 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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History

Introduced
Nov 8, 2007
Reported by Committee
Dec 4, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
24 cosponsors (18D, 5R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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