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House Bill 1133

House Bill 1133

ARCHIVE (2012)

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DIGEST OF HB 1133 (Updated January 30, 2012 9:17 pm - DI 84)

Rights of publicity. Provides that a deceased personality's rights of publicity: (1) apply to the personality whether the personality died before, on, or after July 1, 1994 (the original effective date of the rights of publicity law); and (2) if the personality died before July 1, 1994, are considered to have existed on and after the date the personality died. Provides that a personality does not have rights of publicity if the personality has commercial value solely because the personality has been charged with or convicted of a crime.
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In Committee - 2nd House
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