More than half of teens have sent sexually explicit images or “sexted” before age 18–54 percent to be exact, according to researchers at Drexel University. But they should be treated as sex offenders? Many worry that a bill which recently passed the House could do just that. Context and what the bill does The Protecting Against Child Exploitation Act, labelled ... Continue reading »
Mar 28, 2017
Passed House (Senate next) on May 25, 2017
This bill passed in the House on May 25, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2017
Length: 6 pages
H.R. 1761 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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