H.R. 5990 (110th): Video Games Ratings Enforcement Act

Introduced:

May 7, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jim Matheson

Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 7, 2008
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

May 7, 2008
 
Introduced

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