To prohibit the installation on a computer of certain "peer-to-peer" file sharing software without first providing notice and obtaining consent from the owner or authorized user of the computer.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 45th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 27, 2008
Length: 4 pages
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on September 27, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 27, 2008
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 8, 2009
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1319 (111th).
H.R. 7176 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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