Bill Text — Nov 8, 2009
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Nov 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on November 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 6, 2009
Length: 19 pages
To enhance Internet safety and security and to prevent exploitation of children online through the use of technology.
Online Age Verification and Child Safety Act - Makes it unlawful for an operator of a pornographic website to display any pornographic material without first verifying that any user is ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4059 — 111th Congress: Online Age Verification and Child Safety Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4059
“H.R. 4059 — 111th Congress: Online Age Verification and Child Safety Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4059>
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