S. 2137 (107th): Family Privacy and Security Act of 2002


Apr 16, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 16, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mary Landrieu

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Apr 16, 2002
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to facilitate the protection of minors using the Internet from material that is harmful to minors, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/16/2002--Introduced.Family Privacy and Security Act of 2002 - Directs the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, to:(1) develop, pursuant to the Memorandum of Understanding Between ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 16, 2002

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2137”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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