Vote — Oct 8, 2015 4:30 p.m.
Aug 22, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on August 22, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 18th congressional district
Passed House — Oct 7, 1974
8/22/1974--Introduced.Provides for the elimination of the copyright expiration date of January 1, 1975, for a limited copyright in sound recordings for the purpose of protecting against unauthorized duplication and piracy ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 13364 (93rd), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 16562 (93rd).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 16562”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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