S.1356 - Honest Ads Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] (Introduced 05/07/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Rules and Administration|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/07/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1356 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/07/2019)
Honest Ads Act
This bill applies requirements, limitations, and protections regarding political advertising in traditional media to internet or digital political advertising. The bill sets forth special rules for disclosure statements for certain internet or digital ads.
Each television or radio station, provider of cable or satellite television, or online platform must ensure that the political advertising it hosts is not directly or indirectly purchased by a foreign national.
Online platforms must publish a record of requests to purchase political advertising.