S. 2511 (107th): Child Obscenity and Pornography Prevention Act of 2002


May 14, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 14, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jean Carnahan

Senator from Missouri



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Last Updated: May 14, 2002
Length: 22 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 4623 (same title)
Passed House — Jun 25, 2002

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

Summary (CRS)

5/14/2002--Introduced.Child Obscenity and Pornography Prevention Act of 2002 - Amends the Federal criminal code to prohibit:(1) making a visual depiction that is a computer image or computer-generated image of, or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 14, 2002

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2511”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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