Billboard. Dec 23, 1995, Vol. 107 Issue 51, p9, 2 p.
United States. Congress -- Political activity, Sound recording industry -- Laws, regulations and rules, Internet -- Laws, regulations and rules, and Copyright
Congress deliberated on several pending highly-debated issues several days before its holiday recess on Dec. 22, 1995. The key issued discussed included the Music Licensing bill which aims to exempt restaurants and bars from royalty payments on background music and indecency regulations governing the Internet. Another key issue discussed pertains to copyright protection for the sound recording industry.