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Louisiana State Univ.

Wednesday, February 16, 2005

House Votes to Raise Fines For Indecency on the Airwaves

The House of Representatives today voted to raise fines to a maximum of $500,000 per incident as outlined in H. R. 310, the Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act of 2005. The vote was 389 to 38. The bipartisan bill has 67 co-sponsors.

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