S.585 - A bill to amend section 303 of the Communications Act of 1934 to require that radios be capable of receiving both AM and FM broadcasts.93rd Congress (1973-1974)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Moss, Frank E. [D-UT] (Introduced 01/29/1973)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce | House - Interstate and Foreign Commerce|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 93-895|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/17/1974 Referred to House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: S.585 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (01/29/1973)
Authorizes the Federal Communications Commission to require that radios, shipped in interstate commerce or imported for sale or resale to the public, be capable of receiving both AM and FM broadcasts.
Provides that this authority shall not extend to apparatus designed to receive only amptitude modulated (AM) or frequency modulated (FM) broadcasts and retailing for less than fifteen dollars.