A bill to regulate the volume of audio on commercials.
Dec 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 15, 2010
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 15, 2010.
Senator from Rhode Island
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Last Updated: Dec 4, 2010
Length: 2 pages
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Enacted — Signed by the President
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S. 2847 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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