H.R. 2344 (111th): Webcaster Settlement Act of 2009


May 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 30, 2009

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 30, 2009.


Pub.L. 111-36


Jay Inslee

Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district



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About the bill

Full Title

To amend section 114 of title 17, United States Code, to provide for agreements for the reproduction and performance of sound recordings by webcasters.

Summary (CRS)

6/30/2009--Public Law.Webcaster Settlement Act of 2009 - Prohibits the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia from taking this Act into account in its review of the determination ... Read more >


May 12, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 13, 2009
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.

Jun 9, 2009
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 17, 2009
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 30, 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2344”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 7084 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 16, 2008

S. 1145 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 21, 2009

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