All Information (Except Text) for 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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Short Titles - Senate
Short Titles as Introduced
Honest Ads Act
Actions Overview (1)
|05/07/2019||Introduced in Senate|
05/07/2019 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|05/07/2019||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.|
Action By: Senate
05/07/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
|Sen. Graham, Lindsey [R-SC]*||05/07/2019|
|Sen. Warner, Mark R. [D-VA]*||05/07/2019|
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|Senate Rules and Administration||05/07/2019||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
- Administrative law and regulatory procedures
- Broadcasting, cable, digital technologies
- Business records
- Congressional oversight
- Digital media
- Elections, voting, political campaign regulation
- Federal Election Commission (FEC)
- Government information and archives
- Internet and video services
- News media and reporting
- Political advertising
- Subversive activities
- Television and film
Latest Summary (1)
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.