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March 4, 2010, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 3346 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Leahy to Amendment SA 3336.
March 4, 2010, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 3346 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

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SA 3346. Mr. LEAHY (for himself and Mr. SESSIONS) submitted an amendment intended to be proposed to amendment SA 3336 proposed by Mr. BAUCUS to the bill H.R. 4213, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes; which was ordered to lie on the table; as follows:

Strike section 537, and insert the following:
SEC. 537. EFFECTIVE DATE; NONINFRINGEMENT OF COPYRIGHT.
(a) Effective Date.--Unless specifically provided otherwise, this title, and the amendments made by this title, shall take effect on February 27, 2010, and with the exception of the reference in subsection (b), all references to the date of enactment of this Act shall be deemed to refer to February 27, 2010, unless otherwise specified.
(b) Noninfringement of Copyright.--The secondary transmission of a performance or display of a work embodied in a primary transmission is not an infringement of copyright if it was made by a satellite carrier on or after February 27, 2010, and prior to enactment of this Act, and was in compliance with the law as in existence on February 27, 2010.


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Mar 2, 2010.)