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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.
- Summary (CRS)
9/15/2008--Reported to Senate amended.Media Ownership Act of 2007 - Amends the Telecommunications Act of 1996 to require the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), in changing any of its regulations related to ...
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Nov 8, 2007
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Dec 4, 2007
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2332”). 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 (18D, 5R, 1I)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 18, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2332 — 110th Congress: Media Ownership Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2332
“S. 2332 — 110th Congress: Media Ownership Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2332>
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