S. 379 (111th): Performance Rights Act
Feb 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2009
Length: 22 pages
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A bill to provide fair compensation to artists for use of their sound recordings.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 18, 2007
Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 13, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 379 — 111th Congress: Performance Rights Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s379
“S. 379 — 111th Congress: Performance Rights Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. March 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s379>
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