S.559 - Film Disclosure Act of 1995104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Simpson, Alan K. [R-WY] (Introduced 03/15/1995)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||03/15/1995 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.|
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Summary: S.559 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/15/1995)
Film Disclosure Act of 1995 - Amends the Lanham Act to require that any distributor or network that proposes to exploit a materially altered motion picture include in or affix to all copies of the motion picture a label which conspicuously discloses the fact of: (1) the film's material alteration from the form in which it was first released to the public; (2) the nature of such alteration; and (3) any objections raised by the artistic authors with reference to such alteration.
Delineates the compliance procedure for distributors or networks that propose to exploit a materially altered film.
Grants an artistic author the right to seek injunctive relief in U.S. district courts to prevent violation of his or her rights under this Act.