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.



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 from Rhode Island



Sep 29, 1976

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