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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 4, 2015
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on February 4, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
10 Cosponsors (7 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
Passed House (Senate next) — Sep 12, 2016
What legislators are saying
Feb 4, 2015
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H.R. 708 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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