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Summary (2)

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Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (06/26/2014)

Satellite Television Access Reauthorization Act of 2014 - Amends federal copyright law, as amended by the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act of 2010 (STELA), to extend until December 31, 2019, the statutory license under which satellite carriers retransmit distant television broadcast stations to viewers who are unable to receive signals for such stations in their local market. (Currently, the statutory licensing authority for such satellite retransmissions is scheduled to expire on December 31, 2014.)

Expands the local service area for cable retransmissions of low power television stations.


Actions Overview (2)

Date
06/26/2014 Committee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Leahy with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
06/10/2014 Introduced in Senate

All Actions (5)

Date
06/26/2014 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 445.
Action By: Senate
06/26/2014 Committee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Leahy with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
Action By: Senate Judiciary
06/26/2014 Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably. Markup report CQ
Action By: Senate Judiciary
06/10/2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S3546)
Action By: Senate
06/10/2014 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S3546)
Action By: Senate

Titles (3)

Short Titles:

Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Reported to Senate:

Satellite Television Access Reauthorization Act of 2014

Short Titles as Introduced:

Satellite Television Access Reauthorization Act of 2014

Official Titles:

Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced:

A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to extend expiring provisions of the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act of 2010.


Subjects (5)

  • Broadcasting, cable, digital technologies
  • Intellectual property
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Television and film

Cosponsors (1)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA]* 06/10/2014

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Judiciary06/10/2014 Referred to
06/26/2014 Markup by
06/26/2014 Reported by

Related Bills (3)

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