H.R. 7926 (95th): A bill to repeal section 506 of the Communications Act of 1934.
Jun 21, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 21, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
John Slack Jr.
Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district
- See Instead:
S. 2581 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 24, 1978
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 6/21/1977--Introduced.Repeals the prohibition in the Federal Communications Act of 1934 against the coercion of specified practices affecting broadcasting or enforcement of broadcasting contracts.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 8, 1980
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 24, 1978
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