Summary: H.R.5685 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (10/16/2002)

TV Consumer Choice Act of 2002 - Prohibits specified provisions of the Communications Act of 1934 from being construed to authorize the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to require, or prescribe any schedule for the implementation of, digital television reception capability in television broadcast reception equipment.

States that the requirements and schedule established by FCC regulation for the implementation of such capability in such equipment shall not be effective except as expressly hereafter provided by Act of Congress.