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S. 3858 (94th): A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to add a new section with respect to the dissemination of obscene or indecent material by means of radio communication or cable television, and to repeal section 1464 of title 18, United States Code.

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Sep 29, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 29, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Pastore

Senator for Rhode Island




Sep 29, 1976

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S. 3858 (94th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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