H.R. 4415 (93rd): A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934, with respect to broadcast license renewals.


Feb 20, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 20, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Stephens Jr.

Representative for Georgia's 10th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

2/20/1973--Introduced.Provides that no license granted for the operation of a broadcasting station under the Communications Act of 1934 shall be for a longer term than five years.Provides for renewal of ... Read more >

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Feb 20, 1973

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H.R. 6910 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 12, 1973

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