H.R.5015 To direct the Federal Communications Commission to revise its sponsorship identification rules so as to require the disclosure of the names of significant donors to persons paying for or furnishing broadcast matter or origination cablecasting matter that is political matter or matter involving the discussion of a controversial issue of public importance.

Sponsored by Ben Ray Luján (D).  Introduced on 2019-11-08 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce which took place on 2019-11-08.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by John Yarmuth (D), Peter Welch (D), John Sarbanes (D), Anna G. Eshoo (D), Jerry McNerney (D), Jan Schakowsky (D), Yvette D. Clarke (D), Dave Loebsack (D), Raul Ruiz (D), Scott Peters (D), Ann McLane Kuster (D), Lisa Blunt Rochester (D), Betty McCollum (D), Eleanor Holmes Norton (D), Jim Cooper (D), Brian Higgins (D), Mark Pocan (D), Steve Cohen (D), Adam Smith (D), Seth Moulton (D), Earl Blumenauer (D), Salud Carbajal (D), Jim Himes (D), Jim McGovern (D), Ro Khanna (D), Conor Lamb (D), Alan Lowenthal (D), David E. Price (D), Mark Takano (D), Julia Brownley (D), Sheila Jackson Lee (D), Ted Deutch (D), Joe Morelle (D), Kathleen Rice (D), Peter A. DeFazio (D), Grace F. Napolitano (D), Andy Kim (D), Ted Lieu (D), and Susie Lee (D).

Actions

11/08/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.