H.R. 1895 (112th): Do Not Track Kids Act of 2011


May 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward “Ed” Markey

Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 13, 2011
Length: 32 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 to extend, enhance, and revise the provisions relating to collection, use, and disclosure of personal information of children and to establish certain other protections for personal information of children and minors.

Summary (CRS)

5/13/2011--Introduced.Do Not Track Kids Act of 2011 - Amends the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 to :(1) revise the definition of "operator" to exclude nonprofit entities that would ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 13, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1895”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


45 cosponsors (39D, 6R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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S. 1700 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 2013

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