About the bill
- Full Title
To prohibit employers and certain other entities from requiring or requesting that employees and certain other individuals provide a user name, password, or other means for accessing a personal account on any social networking website.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 537 (113th).
9 cosponsors (8D, 1R) (show)(joined Apr 27, 2012)(joined May 8, 2012)(joined May 8, 2012)(joined May 10, 2012)(joined May 10, 2012)(joined May 15, 2012)(joined May 30, 2012)(joined May 30, 2012)(joined Jun 6, 2012)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5050 — 112th Congress: Social Networking Online Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5050
“H.R. 5050 — 112th Congress: Social Networking Online Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. May 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5050>
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