Summary: H.R.5777 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 93-167 (11/29/1973)

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Hobby Protection Act - Makes it unlawful to manufacture in the United States, import into the United States, or introduce or distribute in commerce: (1) any imitation political item which is not plainly and permanently marked with the calendar year in which such item was manufactured, and/or (2) any imitation numismatic item which is not plainly and permanently marked "copy".

Directs the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules for the required markings.

Permits any person to commence a civil action for injunctive relief and damages in any United States district court for a district in which the defendant resides or has an agent.