S. 134 (113th): Violent Content Research Act of 2013

A bill to arrange for the National Academy of Sciences to study the impact of violent video games and violent video programming on children.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jan 24, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia



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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2013
Length: 10 pages


Jan 24, 2013

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Jul 30, 2013
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S. 134 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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