H.R. 3040 (94th): A bill to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act (15 U.S.C. 41) to provide that under certain circumstances exclusive territorial arrangements shall not be deemed unlawful.


Feb 6, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 6, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jake” Pickle

Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

2/6/1975--Introduced.Provides, under the Federal Trade Commission Act, that exclusive territorial arrangements in any trademark licensing contract or agreement for the manufacture, distribution, and sale of a trademarked soft drink product ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 6, 1975

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3040”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3295 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 30, 1973

H.R. 6565 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 30, 1975

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