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S. 4632: Online Content Policy Modernization Act

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A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to establish an alternative dispute resolution program for copyright small claims, to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to modify the scope of protection from civil liability for "good Samaritan" blocking and screening of offensive material, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Lindsey Graham

Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Carolina. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2020
Length: 64 pages
Introduced
Sep 21, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Introduced on Sep 21, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 21, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Oct 22, 2020 9 a.m. — Senate Committee on the Judiciary

Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Sep 21, 2020
 
Introduced

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Sep 24, 2020
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 1, 2020
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 22, 2020
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 4632 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 4632. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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