H.R. 1981 (112th): Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011

Introduced:

May 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Lamar Smith
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2011
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to child pornography and child exploitation offenses.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1308 (Related)
Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 30, 2011

H.R. 6063 (Related)
Child Protection Act of 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 7, 2012

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1981” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
May 25, 2011
Reported by Committee
Jul 28, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
39 cosponsors (28R, 11D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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