To prevent trafficking in child pornography and obscenity, to proscribe pandering and solicitation relating to visual depictions of minors engaging in sexually explicit conduct, to prevent the use of child pornography and obscenity to facilitate crimes against children, and for other purposes.
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Apr 30, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 25, 2002 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2002
Length: 26 pages
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1161 (108th).
H.R. 4623 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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