H.R.6402 - Satellite Consumer Protection Act of 2006109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Mollohan, Alan B. [D-WV-1] (Introduced 12/06/2006)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||12/06/2006 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6402 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/06/2006)
Satellite Consumer Protection Act of 2006 - Grants a satellite carrier under an injunction for certain secondary transmission violations a statutory license to provide distant network stations in specified local markets under prescribed conditions. Requires a satellite carrier as a condition of license use to deposit escrow funds with the Copyright Office. Imposes monetary penalties for license violations.
Terminates such license authority after February 17, 2009.