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H.R. 4779: To extend the Undertaking Spam, Spyware, And Fraud Enforcement With Enforcers beyond Borders Act of 2006, and for other purposes.


The text of the bill below is as of Dec 17, 2019 (Referred to Senate Committee).


IIB

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 4779

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 17, 2019

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

AN ACT

To extend the Undertaking Spam, Spyware, And Fraud Enforcement With Enforcers beyond Borders Act of 2006, and for other purposes.

1.

Extension of the U.S. SAFE WEB Act of 2006

Section 13 of the U.S. SAFE WEB Act of 2006 (Public Law 109–455; 15 U.S.C. 44 note) is amended by striking September 30, 2020 and inserting September 30, 2027.

2.

Report

Not later than 3 years after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Federal Trade Commission shall transmit to the Committee on Energy and Commerce of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation of the Senate a report describing its use of and experience with the authority granted by the U.S. SAFE WEB Act of 2006 (Public Law 109–455) and the amendments made by such Act. The report shall include—

(1)

the number of cross-border complaints received and acted upon by the Commission;

(2)

identification of the foreign agencies with which the Commission has cooperated and the results of such cooperation, including any foreign agency enforcement action or lack thereof;

(3)

a description of Commission litigation brought in foreign courts and the results of such litigation; and

(4)

any recommendations for legislation that may advance the mission of the Commission in carrying out the U.S. SAFE WEB Act of 2006 and the amendments made by such Act.

3.

Determination of budgetary effects

The budgetary effects of this Act, for the purpose of complying with the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010, shall be determined by reference to the latest statement titled Budgetary Effects of PAYGO Legislation for this Act, submitted for printing in the Congressional Record by the Chairman of the House Budget Committee, provided that such statement has been submitted prior to the vote on passage.

Passed the House of Representatives December 16, 2019.

Cheryl L. Johnson,

Clerk.