Text: H.R.2933 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)

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112th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 2933

To amend title 17, United States Code, to remove the exclusion from Federal copyright of sound recordings fixed before February 15, 1972.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
September 14, 2011

Mr. Polis introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To amend title 17, United States Code, to remove the exclusion from Federal copyright of sound recordings fixed before February 15, 1972.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Sound Recording Simplification Act”.

SEC. 2. Removal of exclusion.

Section 301 of title 17, United States Code, is amended—

(1) by striking subsection (c); and

(2) by redesignating subsections (d), (e), and (f) as subsections (c), (d), and (e), respectively.