Vote — Oct 6, 2015 7:09 p.m.
Oct 28, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976
This bill was introduced on November 6, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Rhode Island
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 31, 1975
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.
Public Broadcasting Financing Act - Establishes a Public Broadcasting Fund in the Treasury and authorizes to be appropriated to such Fund for each of the fiscal years 1976 through 1980 ... Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2584”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2584 — 94th Congress: Public Broadcasting Financing Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s2584
“S. 2584 — 94th Congress: Public Broadcasting Financing Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1975. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s2584>
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