These amendments would:
• Insure that the bill will only affect true orphaned work;Otherwise, ask them not to vote this bill out of committee until Congress can hold proper hearings into the harm it will do to small businesses, individual creators and ordinary citizens.
• Insure that the bill will not violate international trade agreements;
• Insure that the bill will not take effect until a market impact survey concludes it will not harm existing commercial markets.
Our sample letter to House Judiciary Committee members can be deep linked here:
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