S. 2584 (94th): Public Broadcasting Financing Act

Introduced:

Oct 28, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

John Pastore

Senator from Rhode Island

Democrat

See Instead:

H.R. 6461 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 31, 1975

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend certain provisions of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended, to provide long-term financing for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

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History

Oct 28, 1975
 
Introduced

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Nov 6, 1975
 
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H.R. 6461 (Related)
Public Broadcasting Financing Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 31, 1975

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