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Official Title as Introduced

To repeal the Newspaper Preservation Act.

Actions Overview (1)

06/06/1990Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

06/11/1990Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic and Commercial Law.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
06/06/1990Referred to the House Committee on Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/06/1990Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Ford, William D. [D-MI-15] 08/03/1990
Rep. Shumway, Norman D. [R-CA-14] 08/03/1990
Rep. Goodling, William F. [R-PA-19] 08/03/1990

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary06/06/1990 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Economic and Commercial Law06/11/1990 Referred to

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Introduced in House (06/06/1990)

Repeals the Newspaper Preservation Act. Prohibits such repeal from applying to any joint newspaper operating arrangement: (1) entered into before July 24 1970; and (2) exempted under antitrust law by the Attorney General before the enactment of this Act.