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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 12, 2013
Length: 30 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on December 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
Dec 15, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3675 (112th).
Dec 12, 2013
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Jul 23, 2018
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6465 (115th).
H.R. 3720 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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