Summary: H.R.4882 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (12/19/2007)

Broadcast Licensing in the Public Interest Act - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require, as a part of broadcast station license renewal, that a station demonstrate it's dedication to civic affairs, local news, local programming, elections, and educational programming for children.

Decreases the term of new and renewal licenses from eight to three years.