H.R. 3745 (111th): CAP Act

Introduced:

Oct 7, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 7, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Tammy Baldwin

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 7, 2009
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for carriage and display of public, educational, and government channels in a manner consistent with commercial channels, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Oct 7, 2009
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
30 cosponsors (30D) (show)
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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1746 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2011

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