H.R. 4892 (96th): A bill to repeal section 506 of the Communications Act of 1934.

96th Congress, 1979–1980. Text as of Dec 08, 1980 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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PUBLIC LAW 96-507—DEC. 8, 1980                           94 STAT. 2747
Public Law 96-507
96th Congress
                                  An Act
            To repeal section 506 of the Communications Act of 1934.        Dec. 8, 1980
                                                                            [H.R. 4892]
     Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled, That title V of theCommunications
Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 501 et seq.) is amended by Act of 1934,
striking out section 506, and by redesignating section 507 through amendment.
                                                                          Repeal.
section 509 as section 506 through section 508, respectively.             47 U.S.C. 506,
     SEC. 2. (a) Section 317(b) of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 507-509.
U.S.C. 3170t))) is amended bv striking out "section 508" and inserting
in lieu thereof "section 507 .
     Ob) Section 503(b) of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C.
5030?)) is amended—
          (1) by striking out "509(a)" and inserting in lieu thereof
     "508(a)"; and
          (2) by striking out "section 507" and inserting in lieu thereof
     "section 506".
     (c) Section 504(b) of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C.
5040?)) is amended by striking out "507" and inserting in lieu thereof
"506".
  Approved December 8, 1980.




LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
HOUSE REPORT: No. 96-1378 (Comm. on Interstate and Foreign Commerce).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 126 (1980):
    Sept. 30, Oct. 1, considered and passed House.
    Nov. 21, considered and passed Senate.