H.R. 69 (112th): To prohibit Federal funding of certain public radio programming, to provide for the transfer of certain public radio funds to reduce the public debt, and for other purposes.


Jan 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Doug Lamborn

Representative for Colorado's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 5, 2011
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Summary (CRS)

1/5/2011--Introduced.Prohibits federal funding to organizations incorporated for specified purposes related to:(1) broadcasting, transmitting, and programming over noncommercial educational radio broadcast stations, networks, and systems;(2) cooperating with foreign broadcasting systems and ... Read more >

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Jan 5, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 69”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


30 cosponsors (30R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 6417 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2010

H.R. 1076 (Related)
To prohibit Federal funding of National Public Radio and the use of Federal funds ...

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 17, 2011

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