H.R. 3833 (107th): Dot Kids Implementation and Efficiency Act of 2002


Mar 4, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 4, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 4, 2002.


Pub.L. 107-317


John Shimkus

Representative for Illinois's 20th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 21, 2002
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To facilitate the creation of a new, second-level Internet domain within the United States country code domain that will be a haven for material that promotes positive experiences for children and families using the Internet, provides a safe online environment for children, and helps to prevent children from being exposed to harmful material on the Internet, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2537 (Related)
Dot Kids Implementation and Efficiency Act of 2002

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 21, 2002

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3833” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Mar 4, 2002
Reported by Committee
Apr 10, 2002
Passed House
May 21, 2002
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Passed Senate with Changes
Nov 13, 2002
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Nov 15, 2002
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 4, 2002


40 cosponsors (24R, 16D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 21, 2002 1:54 p.m.
Passed 406/2

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