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Passed House amended (11/08/1983)

(Measure passed House, amended)

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.