H.R. 2175 (111th): Families for ED Advertising Decency Act


Apr 29, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Moran Jr.

Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2009
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Full Title

To prohibit as indecent the broadcasting of any advertisement for a medication for the treatment of erectile dysfunction, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/29/2009--Introduced.Families for ED Advertising Decency Act - Requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to revise the FCC's interpretations of, and enforcement policies concerning, FCC regulations on indecent material to treat ... Read more >

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Apr 29, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2175”). 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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H.R. 1420 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2005

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