Compilation of Selected Acts Within the Jurisdiction of the Committee on Energy and Commerce: Communications Law Including Communications Act of 1934 ... : Prepared for the Use of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, U.S. House of Representatives, Volume 4

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Contents

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Title IICommon Carriers Part I Common Carrier Regulation 201 Service and Charges 202 Discrimination and Preferences
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Schedules of Charges
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Hearing as to Lawfulness of New Charges Suspension
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Commission Authorized To Prescribe Just and Reasonable Charges
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Liability of Carriers for Damages 207 Recovery of Damages 208 Complaints to the Commission 209 Orders for Payment of Money
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Franks and Passes 211 Copies of Contracts To Be Filed 212 Interlocking Directorates Officials Dealing in Securities
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Valuation of Carrier Property
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Extension of Lines
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Transactions Relating to Services Equipment and So Forth
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Application of Act to Receivers and Trustees 217 Liability of Carrier for Acts and Omissions of Agents 218 Inquiries Into Management
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Annual and Other Reports
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Accounts Records and Memoranda Depreciation Charges
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Special Provisions Relating to Telephone Companies 222 Privacy of Customer Information
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Obscene or Harassing Telephone Calls in the District of Columbia or in Interstate or Foreign Communications
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Regulation of Pole Attachments
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Telecommunications Services for HearingImpaired and Speech Impaired Individuals
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Telephone Operator Services
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Restrictions on the Use of Telephone Equipment
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Regulation of Carrier Offering of PayPerCall Services
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Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act Compliance
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Protection for Private Blocking and Screening of Offensive Material
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Restriction of Access by Minors to Materials Commercially Distrib uted by Means of World Wide Web That Are Harmful to Minors
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Sec Page Part II Development of Competitive Markets 251 Interconnection
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Procedures for Negotiation Arbitration and Approval of Agreements
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Removal of Barriers to Entry
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Universal Service
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Access by Persons With Disabilities
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Coordination for Interconnectivity
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Market Entry Barriers Proceeding
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Provision of Telemessaging Service
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Special Provisions Concerning Bell Operating Companies 271 Bell Operating Company Entry Into InterLATA Services
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Separate Affiliate Safeguards
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Manufacturing by Bell Operating Companies
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Electronic Publishing by Bell Operating Companies
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Alarm Monitoring Services
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Provision of Payphone Service
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Title IIIProvisions Relating to Radio Part I General Provisions 301 License for Radio Communication or Transmission of Energy
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General Powers of Commission
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Waiver by Licensee
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Allocation of Facilities Term of Licenses
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Communication
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Licenses
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Limitation on Holding and Transfer of Licenses
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Administrative Sanctions
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Application of Antitrust Laws Refusal of Licenses and Permits in Certain Cases
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Facilities for Candidates for Public Office
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Modification by Commission of Construction Permits or Licenses
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Announcement with Respect to Certain Matter Broadcast
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Construction Permits
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Designation of Stations Liable to Interfere with Distress Signals
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Use of Minimum Power
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Censorship Indecent Language
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Administration of Radio Laws in Territories and Possessions
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Very High Frequency Stations and AM Radio Stations
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Mobile Services
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COMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE ACT OF 1962
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Willful or Malicious Interference
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Limitation Revision of Equal Employment Opportunity on Regulations
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Certificates
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SUBPART CTELECOMMUNICATIONS DEMONSTRATIONS
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Sec Page g Purposes and Activities of Corporation
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h Interconnection Service i Report to Congress
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G Right to Repeal Alter or Amend k Financing Open Meetings and Financial Records
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1 Records and Audit
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SUBPART EGENERAL 397 Definitions
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Federal Interference or Control Prohibited Equal Employment Opportunity
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Support of Political Candidates Prohibited
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Title IVProcedural and Administrative Provisions 401 Jurisdiction to Enforce Act and Orders of Commission
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Proceedings to Enjoin Set Aside Annul or Suspend Orders of the Commission
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Inquiry by Commission on Its Own Motion
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Reports of Investigations
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Mandamus to Compel Furnishing of Facilities
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Orders Not for Payment of MoneyWhen Effective
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Use of Joint BoardsCooperation with State Commissions
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Joinder of Parties
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Designation of Agent for Service
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Provisions Relating to Orders
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Forfeitures in Cases of Rebates and Offsets
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Provisions Relating to Forfeitures
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Disclosure of Certain Payments
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Prohibited Practices in Case of Contests of Intellectual Knowledge Intellectual Skill or Chance
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Title VICable Communications Part I General Provisions 601 Purposes
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Definitions
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Use of Cable Channels and Cable Ownership Restrictions 611 Cable Channels for Public Educational or Governmental Use
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Cable Channels for Commercial Use
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Ownership Restrictions
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Carriage of Local Commercial Television Signals
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Carriage of Noncommercial Educational Television
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Sec Page 616 Regulation of Carriage Agreements
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Franchising and Regulation 621 General Franchise Requirements
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Competitive Availability of Navigation Devices
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Miscellaneous Provisions 631 Protection of Subscriber Privacy
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Consumer Protection and Customer Service
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Unauthorized Reception of Cable Service
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Equal Employment Opportunity
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Judicial Proceedings
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Coordination of Federal State and Local Authority
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Scrambling of Sexually Explicit Adult Video Service Programming
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Prohibition on Buy Outs
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Establishment of Open Video Systems
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Title VIIMiscellaneous Provisions 701 Transfer to Commission of Duties Powers and Functions under Existing Law
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Unauthorized Publication of Communications
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War EmergencyPowers of President
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Effective Date of Act
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ClosedCaptioning of Public Service Announcements
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Syndicated Exclusivity
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Telecommunications Development Fund
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ELECTRONIC SIGNATURES IN GLOBAL AND NATIONAL COMMERCE
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Title IElectronic Records and Signatures in Commerce 101 General Rule of Validity
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Exemption to Preemption
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Title IITransferable Records
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Title XIMoratorium on Certain Taxes
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Report
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Sec Page
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Safe Harbors
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Title IICommunications and Spectrum Allocation Provisions
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Definitions
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SUBTITLE CJUDICIAL REVIEW
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Facilities Siting Radio Frequency Emission Standards
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Advanced Telecommunications Incentives
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National Education Technology Funding Corporation
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Report on the Use of Advanced Telecommunications Services for Medical Purposes
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COMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANCE FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT
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Title Ilaterception of Digital and Other Communications 101 Short Title
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Assistance Capability Requirements
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Notices of Capacity Requirements
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Systems Security and Integrity
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Enforcement orders
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Payment of costs of telecommunications carriers to comply with capa bility requirements
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Authorization of Appropriations
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Title IVTelecommunications Carrier Compliance Payments 401 Department of Justice Telecommunications Carrier Compliance Fund
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NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION ADMINISTRATION ORGANIZATION
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Title INational Telecommunications and Information Administra tion Part AOrganization and Functions 101 Short Title
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Establishment Assigned Functions
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Spectrum Management Activities
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General Administrative Provisions
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Part BTransfer of Auctionable Frequencies 111 Definitions
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Identification of Reallocable Frequencies
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Withdrawal or Limitation of Assignment to Federal Government Stations
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Distribution of Frequencies by the Commission
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Authority to Recover Reassigned Frequencies
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Existing Allocation and Transfer Authority Retained
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Authorization of Appropriations for Administration
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Short Title Findings
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Relation to State Laws
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Short Title
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Title IShort Title Declaration of Policy and Definitions 101 Short Title
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Definitions
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Title 11Federal Coordination Planning and Regulation 201 Implementation of Policy
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Title ICreation of a Communications Satellite Corporation 301 Creation of Corporation
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Financing of the Corporation
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Purposes and Powers of the Corporation
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Title IVMiscellaneous 401 Applicability of Communications Act of 1934
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Title VInternational Maritime Satellite Telecommunications 501 Short Title
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Implementation of Policy
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Definitions
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Title VICommunications Competition and Privatization SUBTITLE A ACTIONS TO ENSURE PROCOMPETITIVE PRIVATIZATION 601 Federal ...
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Incentives Limitation on Expansion Pending Privatization
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PRIVATIZATION CRITERIA 621 General Criteria to Ensure a ProCompetitive Privatization of Intelsat and Inmarsat
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Specific Criteria for Intelsat
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Specific Criteria for Inmarsat
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SUBTITLE CDEREGULATION AND OTHER STATUTORY CHANGES 641 Access to Intelsat
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Elimination of Procurement Preferences
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Reports to Congress
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of the Commerce Justice and State the Judiciary
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Short Title
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Reaffirming United States International Telecommunications Policy
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Enforcement and Monitoring
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III
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Findings Policy Definitions
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TITLE VTELEVISION PROGRAM IMPROVEMENT
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Sense of Congress
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260aa Uniform Time Act of 1966
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Federal Trade Commission
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imitations on Liability Relating to Material Online
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Establishment and Purpose
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Judiciary and Judicial Procedure
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Title 40Public Buildings Property and Works
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Assignment of Tasks and Deadlines
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Public Information Collection Activities
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Cooperation of Agencies in Making Information Available
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Page 783 - To declare a national policy which will encourage productive and enjoyable harmony between man and his environment; to promote efforts which will prevent or eliminate damage to the environment and biosphere and stimulate the health and welfare of man; to enrich the understanding of the ecological systems and natural resources important to the Nation; and to establish a Council on Environmental Quality.
Page 1 - For the purpose of regulating interstate and foreign commerce in communication by wire and radio so as to make available, so far as possible, to all the people of the United States a rapid, efficient, Nation-wide, and world-wide wire and radio communication service with adequate facilities at reasonable charges...
Page 171 - If any licensee shall permit any person who is a legally qualified candidate for any public office to use a broadcasting station, he shall afford equal opportunities to all other such candidates for that office in the use of such broadcasting station...
Page 10 - ... the date of the taking effect of this Act, the term of each to be designated by the President, but their successors shall be appointed for terms of seven years; except that any person chosen to fill a vacancy shall be appointed only for the unexpired term of the Commissioner whom he succeeds. Any Commissioner may be removed by the President for inefficiency, neglect of duty, or malfeasance in office, but for no other cause. No vacancy in the Commission shall impair the right of the remaining...
Page 253 - Any of the district courts of the United States within the jurisdiction of which such inquiry is carried on...
Page 181 - Nothing in this act shall be understood or construed to give the commission the power of censorship over the radio communications or signals transmitted by any radio station, and no regulation or condition shall be promulgated or fixed by the commission which shall interfere with the right of free speech by means of radio communication.
Page 407 - ... means commerce among the several States or with foreign nations, or in any Territory of the United States or in the District of Columbia, or between any such Territory and another, or between any such Territory and any State or foreign nation, or between the District of Columbia and any State or Territory or foreign nation...
Page 16 - The Commission may provide for the publication of its reports and decisions in such form and manner as may be best adapted for public information and use...
Page 251 - If a carrier does not comply with an order for the payment of money within the time limit in such order, the complainant, or any person for whose benefit such order was made, may file in the district court of the United States for the district in which he resides or in which is located the principal operating office of the carrier, or through which the line of the carrier runs...
Page 143 - Study new uses for radio, provide for experimental uses of frequencies, and generally encourage the larger and more effective use of radio in the public interest...

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