H.R. 4772 (113th): RESPECT Act


May 29, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 29, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


George Holding

Representative for North Carolina's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 29, 2014
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 17, United States Code, to provide for the payment of royalties for the performance of sound recordings fixed before February 15, 1972, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/29/2014--Introduced.Respecting Senior Performers as Essential Cultural Treasures Act or the RESPECT Act - Requires digital music services (certain services providing digital transmissions of music by Internet radio, cable, or satellite) ... Read more >

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May 29, 2014

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17 cosponsors (9D, 8R) (show)
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