Legislation Coming Up — Nov 25, 2015 3:07 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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 >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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.
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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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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s2584>
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