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H.R. 5345 (109th): Video Games Ratings Enforcement Act

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To require ratings labels on video games and to prohibit the sales and rentals of adult-rated video games to minors.

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Sponsor and status

Jim Matheson

Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 10, 2006
Length: 3 pages

May 10, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 10, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


May 10, 2006

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H.R. 5345 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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