Introduced by Sen. Martha G. Scott (D) on March 9, 2006 To prohibit the unauthorized use of the name of a recording music group by a performing music group, unless at least one band member belonged to the original group, and certain other specified conditions are met. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on March 9, 2006
Reported in the Senate on June 7, 2006 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered in the Senate on June 8, 2006 To clarify that a "tribute" group still could not use the original group's name.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 8, 2006