H.R. 3696 (112th): College Football Playoff Act of 2011

Introduced:

Dec 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joe Barton

Representative for Texas's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice, the promotion, marketing, and advertising of any post-season NCAA Division I football game as a national championship game unless such game is the culmination of a fair and equitable playoff system.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Dec 16, 2011
 
Introduced

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2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 390 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 9, 2009

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