H.R.2250 - A bill to provide a moratorium until June 30, 1988, on changes to the Federal Communications Commission rules regarding network television syndication, network television financial interests, and prime time access.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Waxman, Henry A. [D-CA-24] (Introduced 03/22/1983)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce | Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 98-483 Part 1; H.Rept 98-483 Part 1|
|Latest Action:||11/10/1983 Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce.|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.2250 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Bill Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (11/08/1983)
Prohibits the Federal Communications Commission from repealing, amending, or otherwise modifying specified rules regarding network television syndication, financial interests, and prime time access after August 1, 1983, and before June 1, 1984. Voids any action taken in violation of this Act.
Declares that such prohibition shall not apply to any such rule with respect to any network that has fewer than 150 affiliated television licensees which carry not more than 25 hours of network programming per week.