IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
December 10, 2019
Mrs. Blackburn (for herself and Ms. Cortez Masto) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To amend title 18, United States Code, to require a provider of a report to the CyberTipline related to online sexual exploitation of children to preserve the contents of such report for 180 days, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Eliminate Network Distribution of Child Exploitation Act or the
END Child Exploitation Act.
Preservation of reports to CyberTipline related to online sexual exploitation of children
Section 2258A(h) of title 18, United States Code, is amended—
in paragraph (1), by striking
90 days and inserting
180 days; and
by adding at the end the following:
Extension of preservation
A provider of a report to the CyberTipline may voluntarily preserve the contents provided in the report (including any comingled content described in paragraph (2)) for longer than 180 days after the submission to the CyberTipline for the purpose of reducing the proliferation of online child sexual exploitation or preventing the online sexual exploitation of children.