Steroid Testing in Sports

The Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee held a hearing on steroid testing for… read more

The Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee held a hearing on steroid testing for athletes in professional sports. The hearing focused on H.R. 1862, the Drug Free Sports Act. The legislation would direct the Secretary of Commerce to issue rules requiring professional sports to adopt and enforce steroid drug testing policies. The subcommittee heard testimony on the proposed legislation from the commissioners of the National Football League, Major League Baseball, Major League Soccer, the National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League. close

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Program ID:
186780-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 19, 2005
Last Aired:
May 27, 2005

Airing Details

  • May 19, 2005 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 20, 2005 | 4:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 21, 2005 | 2:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 21, 2005 | 3:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 21, 2005 | 4:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 2005 | 5:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 27, 2005 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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