Bill Text — Dec 16, 2011
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Dec 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Carolina
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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2011
Length: 26 pages
A bill to repeal certain provisions of the Communications Act of 1934, title 17 of the United States Code, and the regulations of the Federal Communications Commission that intervened in the television marketplace, and for other purposes.
Next Generation Television Marketplace Act of 2011 - Repeals provisions of the Communications Act of 1934 concerning:(1) the carriage of distant television stations and significantly viewed signals by satellite carriers,(2) ... Read more >
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