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Text of To amend section 2710 of title 18, United States Code, to clarify that a video tape service provider may obtain ...

...provider may obtain a consumer’s informed, written consent on an ongoing basis and that consent may be obtained through the Internet.

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 6, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate. The text of the bill below is as of Dec 2, 2011 (Reported by House Committee).

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Union Calendar No. 211

112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2471

[Report No. 112–312]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 8, 2011

(for himself, Mr. Coble, Mr. Sensenbrenner, and Ms. Linda T. Sánchez of California) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

December 2, 2011

Additional sponsors: Ms. Zoe Lofgren of California, Mr. Conyers, Ms. Chu, Mr. Terry, Mr. Issa, Ms. Loretta Sanchez of California, Mr. Waxman, Mrs. Myrick, Mr. Meeks, Mr. Towns, Mr. Stearns, Mr. Griffin of Arkansas, Mr. Quayle, Ms. Eshoo, Mr. Chaffetz, Mr. Latta, Mr. Courtney, Mr. Daniel E. Lungren of California, Mr. Lance, Mr. Kinzinger of Illinois, Mr. Deutch, Mr. Smith of Washington, Mr. Larsen of Washington, Mr. Honda, Ms. Schwartz, Mr. Pitts, Mr. Butterfield, Mr. Crowley, Mr. Peters, Mr. Clarke of Michigan, and Mr. Petri

December 2, 2011

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic


A BILL

To amend section 2710 of title 18, United States Code, to clarify that a video tape service provider may obtain a consumer’s informed, written consent on an ongoing basis and that consent may be obtained through the Internet.


1.

Amendment

Section 2710(b)(2) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking subparagraph (B) and inserting the following:

(B)

to any person with the informed, written consent (including through an electronic means using the Internet) of the consumer given at one or both of the following times:

(i)

The time the disclosure is sought.

(ii)

In advance for a set period of time or until consent is withdrawn by such consumer.

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1.

Amendment

Section 2710(b)(2) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking subparagraph (B) and inserting the following:

(B)

to any person with the informed, written consent (including through an electronic means using the Internet) in a form distinct and separate from any form setting forth other legal or financial obligations of the consumer given at one or both of the following times—

(i)

the time the disclosure is sought; and

(ii)

in advance for a set period of time or until consent is withdrawn by such consumer;

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December 2, 2011

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed