Regulation of Digital Media

A hearing, one of a series on communications issues and policy, was held on legislation that would enable broadcasters to block the… read more

A hearing, one of a series on communications issues and policy, was held on legislation that would enable broadcasters to block the recording of certain audio and video programs in an effort to combat piracy. Two panels of witnesses testified about a bill sponsored by Senator Gordon Smith (R-OR) to authorize the implementation of broadcast and audio “flags.” They also talked about the anticipated arrival of high-definition radios that would allow consumers to copy songs directly. close

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Program ID:
190856-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 24, 2006
Last Aired:
Aug 15, 2006

Airing Details

  • Jan 24, 2006 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 24, 2006 | 3:57pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 25, 2006 | 12:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 25, 2006 | 7:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 27, 2006 | 4:25am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 28, 2006 | 4:06pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 10, 2006 | 2:16am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2006 | 5:27am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 2006 | 1:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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