H.R. 6027 (111th): Protect Our Children Act of 2010

111th Congress, 2009–2010. Text as of Jul 30, 2010 (Introduced).

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111th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6027

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 30, 2010

(for himself, Mr. Smith of Texas, Mr. Daniel E. Lungren of California, and Mr. Rodriguez) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect youth from exploitation by adults using the Internet, and for other purposes.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Protect Our Children Act of 2010.

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Retention of certain records and information that may be useful to law enforcement relating to child exploitation by electronic communication service providers for disclosure pursuant to warrant, subpoena, or court order

Section 2703 of title 18, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:

(h)

Retention of certain records and information that may be useful to law enforcement relating to child sexual exploitation by electronic communication service providers for disclosure pursuant to warrant, subpoena, or court order

A provider of an electronic communication service or remote computing service shall retain for a period of at least two years all records or other information pertaining to the identity of a user of a temporarily assigned network address the service assigns to that user. Any record or information retained under this subsection may be disclosed to law enforcement pursuant to warrant, subpoena, or court order under subsection (c) but only for use in connection with an investigation of child sexual expoitation.

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