Summary: H.R.6402 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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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.