Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 108 Part 4.djvu/847

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PUBLIC LAW 103-369—OCT. 18, 1994 108 STAT. 3481 (b) LOCAL SERVICE AREA. —Section 111(f) of title 17, United States Code, is amended in the paragraph relating to the definition of "local service area of a primary transmitter" by inserting after "April 15, 1976," the following: "or such station's television market as defined in section 76.55(e) of title 47, Code of Federal Regulations (as in effect on September 18, 1993), or any modifications to such television market made, on or after September 18, 1993, pursuant to section 76.55(e) or 76.59 of title 47 of the Code of Federal Regulations,". SEC. 4. TERMINATION. (a) EXPIRATION OF AMENDMENTS. —Section 119 of title 17, 17 USC ii9 note. United States Code, as amended by section 2 of this Act, ceases to be effective on December 31, 1999. (b) CONFORMING AME^fDMENT. — Section 207 of the SatelUte Home Viewer Act of 1988 (17 U.S.C. 119 note) is repealed. SEC. 6. LIMITATION. 17 USC 119 note. The amendments made by this section apply only to section 119 of title 17, United States Code. SEC. 6. EFFECTIVE DATE. 17 USC 119 note. (a) IN GENERAL. —Except as provided in subsections (b) and (d), this Act and the amendments made by this Act take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act. (b) BURDEN OF PROOF PROVISIONS.— The provisions of section 119(a)(5)(D) of title 17, United States Code (as added by section 2(2) of this Act) relating to the burden of proof of satellite carriers, shall take effect on January 1, 1997, with respect to civil actions relating to the eligibility of subscribers who subscribed to service as an unserved household before the date of the enactment of this Act. (c) TRANSITIONAL SIGNAL INTENSITY MEASUREMENT PROCE- DURES. — The provisions of section 119(a)(8) of title 17, United States Code (as added by section 2(5) of this Act), relating to transitional signal intensity measurements, shall cease to be effective on December 31, 1996. (d) LOCAL SERVICE AREA OF A PRIMARY TRANSMITTER. — The amendment made by section 3(b), relating to the definition of the