H.R. 13364 (93rd): A bill to amend title 17 of the United States Code to remove the expiration date provided in Public Law 92-140 which authorized the creation of a limited copyright in sound recordings for the purpose of protecting against unauthorized duplication and piracy of sound recordings; to increase the criminal penalties for piracy and counterfeiting of sound recordings; and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 11, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 7, 1974 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

History

Mar 11, 1974
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 7, 1974
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 13364 (93rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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