Bill Text — Dec 15, 2011
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Dec 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wisconsin
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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2011
Length: 9 pages
A bill to amend the copyright law to secure the rights of artists of works of visual art to provide for royalties, and for other purposes.
Equity for Visual Artists Act of 2011 - Requires, whenever a work of visual art is sold for at least $10,000 at an auction by someone other than the authoring ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2000 — 112th Congress: Equity for Visual Artists Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2000
“S. 2000 — 112th Congress: Equity for Visual Artists Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2000>
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