S. 2847 (111th): CALM Act

Introduced:

Dec 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 15, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 15, 2010.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-311

Sponsor:

Sheldon Whitehouse

Senator from Rhode Island

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 4, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to regulate the volume of audio on commercials.

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What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2847” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Dec 8, 2009
Reported by Committee
Jun 9, 2010
Passed Senate
Sep 29, 2010
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Dec 2, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 15, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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