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Political Broadcasting [electronic resource]: Hearings Before the United States Senate Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, Subcommittee on Communications, Eighty-Sixth Congress, First Session, on June 18, 19, 23-25, 1959

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Communications
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Online; EBook; Government Document
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Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1959.
Language
English
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
SuDoc Number
Y 4.In 8/3:P 75
Summary
Considers S. 1585 and related S. 1604, S. 1858, and S. 1929, to amend Communications Act to exempt newscasts and general discussion programs from provision requiring "equal time" for broadcasts by all other qualified political candidates for same office if one of them appears. Also S. 1858 exempts broadcast stations from liability for comments made by political candidates during broadcasts.
Considers (86) S. 1585, (86) S. 1604, (86) S. 1858, (86) S. 1929.
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v, 324 p. ; cm.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection (last viewed Nov. 2009) Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
  • Access to the Congressional Hearings Digital Collection is restricted by license to users on UVA's network. This document may also be available in print or microform at either UVa's Alderman or Law Libraries.
  • CIS No. HRG-1959-ISF-0008
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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Electronic reproduction. [Bethesda, Md.] : ProQuest, 2004. digital, PDF file. ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Mode of access: World Wide Web via ProQuest website.
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