H.R.10986 - A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish requirements with respect to the broadcasting of certain professional sports clubs' games.95th Congress (1977-1978)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rogers, Paul G. [D-FL-11] (Introduced 02/15/1978)|
|Committees:||House - Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/15/1978 Referred to House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.10986 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/15/1978)
Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to invalidate agreements preventing the broadcast of a professional sports game, by means of television, at the same time and in the same area in which the game is to be played if all tickets to such game have been sold 72 hours before gametime.
Repeals this amendment effective February 1, 1981.