To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to deny the right to grant retransmission consent to a television broadcast station if an AM or FM radio broadcast station licensed to the same licensee transmits a sound recording without providing compensation for programming and to prohibit the Federal Communications Commission from imposing radio tuner mandates for mobile devices.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 23, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Apr 23, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 7, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4588 (113th).
Apr 23, 2015
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H.R. 1999 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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