HR 137

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 137

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require radio and television broadcasters to provide free broadcasting time for political advertising, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 5, 2011

Ms. KAPTUR introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require radio and television broadcasters to provide free broadcasting time for political advertising, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. ALLOCATION TO POLITICAL CANDIDATES OF FREE BROADCAST TIME FOR POLITICAL ADVERTISING.

SEC. 3. CABLE BROADCASTING OF POLITICAL ADVERTISING.

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