About the bill
- Full Title
To enhance prosecution of child pornography and obscenity by strengthening section 2257 of title 18, United States Code, to ensure that children are not exploited in the production of pornography, prohibiting distribution of child pornography used as evidence in prosecutions, authorizing assets forfeiture in child pornography and obscenity cases, expanding administrative subpoena power to cover obscenity cases, and prohibiting the production of obscenity, as well as its transportation, distribution, and sale, and for other purposes.
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Sep 12, 2005
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3726”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3726 — 109th Congress: Child Pornography Prevention Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3726
“H.R. 3726 — 109th Congress: Child Pornography Prevention Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3726>
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