H.R. 4005 (110th): Capturing On-line Predators Act of 2007


Oct 30, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 30, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ric Keller

Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 30, 2007
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to prevent misrepresentation of their ages by on-line predators as a means for the enticement of children.

Summary (CRS)

Capturing On-line Predators Act of 2007 - Amends the federal criminal code to impose a fine and/or prison term of up to 10 years for knowingly misrepresenting one's age in ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 30, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4005”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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