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Proposed Amendments to FCC Act of 1934 [electronic resource]: Hearings Before the United States Senate Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, Subcommittee on Communications, Eighty-Sixth Congress, First Session, on June 9, 11, 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
Series
ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
SuDoc Number
Y 4.In 8/3:C 73/34/959
Summary
Considers eight related bills to amend the Communications Act of 1934. S. 1734, to prohibit anyone from directly or indirectly commenting publicly on any case before the Commission unless all parties involved are notified. S. 1735, to prohibit FCC Commissioners from receiving a fee for making speeches or writing materials for publication. S. 1736, to eliminate the requirement of an oath on certain documents filed with the FCC. S. 1738, to redefine duties of FCC review staff. S. 1740, to authorize the FCC to regulate charges and services of common carriers for point-to-point circuits and for the use of wires in broadcasting or any type of radio communication. S. 1733, to eliminate the FCC requirement of a prehearing notice for the applicant or interested party. S. 1737, to grant the FCC the authority to impose fines for rule violations of common carrier safety. S. 1898, to provide for a pregrant hearing procedure and to require a time limitation for FCC response to petitions for grant rehearings.
Considers (86) S. 1734, (86) S. 1735, (86) S. 1737, (86) S. 1733, (86) S. 1736, (86) S. 1738, (86) S. 1740, (86) S. 1898.
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iii, 74 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-0012
  • 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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