Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 20, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced on Nov 20, 2019
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on November 20, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
What legislators are saying
“McAdams calls on tech industry to protect children from dangerous app content”
— Rep. Ben McAdams [D-UT4] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 21, 2019
Nov 20, 2019
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H.Res. 721 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
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“H.Res. 721 — 116th Congress: Calling for the establishment of an app ratings board to enforce consistent and accurate age ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. January 21, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hres721>
Calling for the establishment of an app ratings board to enforce consistent and accurate age and content ratings of apps on internet-ready devices and calling on technology companies to ensure the implementation of user-friendly and streamlined parental controls on devices used by minors, H.R. Res. 721, 116th Cong. (2019).
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