S. 2321 (113th): Songwriter Equity Act of 2014


May 12, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 12, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lamar Alexander

Senator from Tennessee



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Last Updated: May 12, 2014
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to ensure fairness in the establishment of certain rates and fees under sections 114 and 115 of such title, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/12/2014--Introduced.Songwriter Equity Act of 2014 - Amends federal copyright law regarding the exclusive rights of sound recording copyright owners to remove a provision that prohibits license fees payable for the ... Read more >

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May 12, 2014

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2321”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 4079 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 2014

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