S. 2642 (96th): A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide that telephone receivers may not be sold in interstate commerce unless they are manufactured in a manner which permits their use by persons with hearing impairments.

Introduced:

May 1, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 1, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard Schweiker

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

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History

May 1, 1980
 
Introduced

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Votes

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