To prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice in commerce, the sale or use of certain software to circumvent control measures used by Internet ticket sellers to ensure equitable consumer access to tickets for any given event, and to provide for criminal penalties for such acts.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 4, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Feb 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 4, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 5104 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Sep 12, 2016
Feb 4, 2015
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H.R. 708 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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