H.R. 4204 (112th): To require certain warning labels to be placed on video games that are given certain ratings due to violent content.

Mar 19, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Joe Baca
Representative for California's 43rd congressional district
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This bill was introduced on March 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Mar 19, 2012
Referred to Committee Mar 19, 2012

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Requires the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to issue regulations requiring that a warning label stating that "exposure to violent video games has been linked to aggressive behavior" be placed on the packaging of any video game that is rated E (Everyone), Everyone 10+ (Everyone 10 and older), T (Teen), M (Mature), or A (Adult) by the Entertainment Software Ratings Board.

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