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- Full Title
To prohibit the receipt of Federal funds by any institution of higher education with a football team that participates in the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision, unless the national championship game of such Subdivision is the culmination of a playoff system.
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3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 599 — 111th Congress: Championship Fairness Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr599
“H.R. 599 — 111th Congress: Championship Fairness Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr599>
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|date=January 16, 2009
|quote=Championship Fairness Act of 2009