Violence in Television Programming

Members of Congress and television industry officials spoke in a news conference to announce the introduction of a voluntary violence… read more

Members of Congress and television industry officials spoke in a news conference to announce the introduction of a voluntary violence ratings code for television programs. The code, which was voluntarily approved by the four major television networks, will mandate that parental guidance advisories run prior to television programs that contain graphically violent scenes. The speakers responded to questions from reporters following their prepared remarks, including questions on the motivation behind the networks' approval of the advance parental advisory plan. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Violence in Television Programming

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Program ID:
43944-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 1, 1993
Last Aired:
Jul 4, 1993

Airing Details

  • Jul 01, 1993 | 12:12am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 01, 1993 | 4:15am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 01, 1993 | 7:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 03, 1993 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 04, 1993 | 4:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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