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Text of the Illegal Pornography Prosecution Act of 2000

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 26, 2000 but was never passed by the Senate. The text of the bill below is as of Jul 26, 2000 (Referred to Senate Committee).

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HR 4710 RFS

106th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4710

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 26, 2000

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


AN ACT

To authorize appropriations for the prosecution of obscenity cases.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ‘Illegal Pornography Prosecution Act of 2000’.

SEC. 2. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

    There are authorized to be appropriated to the Department of Justice for fiscal year 2001 not to exceed $5,000,000 to be used by the Criminal Division, Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section, for the hiring and training of staff, travel, and other necessary expenses, to prosecute obscenity cases, including those arising under chapter 71 of title 18, United States Code.

Passed the House of Representatives July 26, 2000.

Attest:

JEFF TRANDAHL,

Clerk.