Recorded Music & music production

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Songwriter Equity Act of 2015 H.R. 1283 (114th) CollinsSupportNo
To amend title 17, United States Code, to ensure fairness in the establishment of certain rates and fees under sections 114 and 115 of such title, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 17, United States Code, to ensure fairness in the establishment of certain rates and fees under sections 114 and 115 of such title, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
AMP Act H.R. 1457 (114th) CrowleySupportNo
To amend title 17, United States Code, to provide for direct payment of statutory sound recording performance royalties to record producers, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 17, United States Code, to provide for direct payment of statutory sound recording performance royalties to record producers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Play Fair Pay Act of 2015 H.R. 1733 (114th) NadlerSupportNo
To amend title 17, United States Code, to provide fair treatment of radio stations and artists for the use of sound recordings, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 17, United States Code, to provide fair treatment of radio stations and artists for the use of sound recordings, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting the Rights of Musicians Act H.R. 1999 (114th) BlackburnSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to deny the right to grant retransmission consent to a television broadcast station if an AM or FM radio broadcast station licensed to the same licensee… More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to deny the right to grant retransmission consent to a television broadcast station if an AM or FM radio broadcast station licensed to the same licensee transmits a sound recording without providing compensation for programming and to prohibit the Federal Communications Commission from imposing radio tuner mandates for mobile devices. (by CRS) Hide
BOTS Act H.R. 708 (114th) BlackburnSupportNo
To prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice in commerce, the sale or use of certain software to circumvent control measures used by Internet ticket sellers to ensure equitable consumer… More
To prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice in commerce, the sale or use of certain software to circumvent control measures used by Internet ticket sellers to ensure equitable consumer access to tickets for any given event, and to provide for criminal penalties for such acts. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting the Local Radio Freedom Act. H.Con.Res. 17 (114th) ConawayOpposeNo
Supporting the Local Radio Freedom Act. (by CRS)
Songwriter Equity Act of 2015 S. 662 (114th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to ensure fairness in the establishment of certain rates and fees under sections 114 and 115 of such title, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to ensure fairness in the establishment of certain rates and fees under sections 114 and 115 of such title, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 S. 995 (114th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Concurrent Resolution Supporting the Local Radio Freedom Act. S.Con.Res. 4 (114th) BarrassoOpposeNo
A concurrent resolution supporting the Local Radio Freedom Act. (by CRS)
Wireless Microphone Users Interference Protection Act of 2013 H.R. 2911 (113th) RushSupportNo
To require the Federal Communications Commission to expand eligibility for part 74 licenses to certain wireless microphone users, to establish safe haven channels for wireless microphones, and to… More
To require the Federal Communications Commission to expand eligibility for part 74 licenses to certain wireless microphone users, to establish safe haven channels for wireless microphones, and to authorize access by owners and operators of wireless microphones to the TV bands databases for the purpose of protecting wireless microphone operations from interference. (by CRS) Hide
Open Internet Preservation Act of 2014 H.R. 3982 (113th) WaxmanSupportNo
To provide that the rules of the Federal Communications Commission relating to preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices shall be restored to effect until the date when the… More
To provide that the rules of the Federal Communications Commission relating to preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices shall be restored to effect until the date when the Commission takes final action in the proceedings on such rules that were remanded to the Commission by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. (by CRS) Hide
Songwriter Equity Act of 2014 H.R. 4079 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
To amend title 17, United States Code, to ensure fairness in the establishment of certain rates and fees under sections 114 and 115 of such title, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 17, United States Code, to ensure fairness in the establishment of certain rates and fees under sections 114 and 115 of such title, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting the Local Radio Freedom Act. H.Con.Res. 16 (113th) ConawayOpposeNo
Supporting the Local Radio Freedom Act. (by CRS)
Open Internet Preservation Act of 2014 S. 1981 (113th) MarkeySupportNo
A bill to provide that the rules of the Federal Communications Commission relating to preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices shall be restored to effect until the date when the… More
A bill to provide that the rules of the Federal Communications Commission relating to preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices shall be restored to effect until the date when the Commission takes final action in the proceedings on such rules that were remanded to the Commission by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. (by CRS) Hide
Songwriter Equity Act of 2014 S. 2321 (113th) AlexanderSupportNo
A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to ensure fairness in the establishment of certain rates and fees under sections 114 and 115 of such title, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to ensure fairness in the establishment of certain rates and fees under sections 114 and 115 of such title, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011 H.R. 3010 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 3079 (112th) CantorSupportYes
To implement the United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement. (by CRS)
Stop Online Piracy Act H.R. 3261 (112th) SmithSplitNo
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
OPEN Act H.R. 3782 (112th) IssaSplitNo
To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to address unfair trade practices relating to infringement of copyrights and trademarks by certain Internet sites, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to address unfair trade practices relating to infringement of copyrights and trademarks by certain Internet sites, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2012 H.R. 4078 (112th) GriffinOpposeNo
To provide that no agency may take any significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than 6.0 percent. (by More
To provide that no agency may take any significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than 6.0 percent. (by CRS) Hide
Streamlining Permitting of American Energy Act of 2012 H.R. 4480 (112th) GardnerOpposeNo
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of… More
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Energy, the Secretary of the Interior, and the Secretary of Defense in response to a drawdown of petroleum reserves from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. (by CRS) Hide
Midnight Rule Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 4607 (112th) RibbleOpposeNo
To ensure economy and efficiency of Federal Government operations by establishing a moratorium on midnight rules during a President's final days in office, and for other purposes. (by… More
To ensure economy and efficiency of Federal Government operations by establishing a moratorium on midnight rules during a President's final days in office, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2011 H.R. 527 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other… More
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Internet Radio Fairness Act of 2012 H.R. 6480 (112th) ChaffetzOpposeNo
To adopt fair standards and procedures by which determinations of Copyright Royalty Judges are made with respect to webcasting, and for other purposes. (by More
To adopt fair standards and procedures by which determinations of Copyright Royalty Judges are made with respect to webcasting, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
21st Century Readiness Act S. 1175 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to provide, develop, and support 21st century readiness initiatives that assist students in acquiring the skills necessary to think critically and solve problems, be an effective communicator,… More
A bill to provide, develop, and support 21st century readiness initiatives that assist students in acquiring the skills necessary to think critically and solve problems, be an effective communicator, collaborate with others, and learn to create and innovate. (by CRS) Hide
OPEN Act S. 2029 (112th) WydenOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to deter unfair imports that infringe United States intellectual property rights, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to deter unfair imports that infringe United States intellectual property rights, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Midnight Rule Relief Act of 2012 S. 2368 (112th) JohnsonOpposeNo
A bill to ensure economy and efficiency of Federal Government operations by establishing a moratorium on midnight rules during a President's final days in office, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to ensure economy and efficiency of Federal Government operations by establishing a moratorium on midnight rules during a President's final days in office, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Internet Radio Fairness Act of 2012 S. 3609 (112th) WydenOpposeNo
A bill to adopt fair standards and procedures by which determinations of Copyright Royalty Judges are made with respect to webcasting, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to adopt fair standards and procedures by which determinations of Copyright Royalty Judges are made with respect to webcasting, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
PROTECT IP Act of 2011 S. 968 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to prevent online threats to economic creativity and theft of intellectual property, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend the Criminal Penalty Provision for Criminal Infringement of a Copyright, and for Other Purposes. S. 978 (112th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to amend the criminal penalty provision for criminal infringement of a copyright, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Performance Rights Act H.R. 848 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
To provide parity in radio performance rights under title 17, United States Code, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Performance Rights Act S. 379 (111th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to provide fair compensation to artists for use of their sound recordings. (by CRS)
Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act S. 3804 (111th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to combat online infringement, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Freedom and Innovation Revitalizing U.S. Entrepreneurship Act of 2007 H.R. 1201 (110th) BoucherOpposeNo
To amend title 17, United States Code, to promote innovation, to encourage the introduction of new technology, to enhance library preservation efforts, and to protect the fair use rights of… More
To amend title 17, United States Code, to promote innovation, to encourage the introduction of new technology, to enhance library preservation efforts, and to protect the fair use rights of consumers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Curb Illegal Downloading on College Campuses Act of 2007 H.R. 1689 (110th) KellerSupportNo
To provide support to combat illegal downloading on college and university campuses. (by CRS)
Prioritizing Resources and Organization for Intellectual Property Act of 2008 H.R. 4279 (110th) ConyersSupportNo
To enhance remedies for violations of intellectual property laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Prioritizing Resources and Organization for Intellectual Property Act of 2008 S. 3325 (110th) LeahySupportYes
A bill to enhance remedies for violations of intellectual property laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS)