HR 654

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 654

To direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe regulations regarding the collection and use of information obtained by tracking the Internet activity of an individual, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 11, 2011

Ms. SPEIER (for herself, Mr. HASTINGS of Florida, and Mr. FILNER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe regulations regarding the collection and use of information obtained by tracking the Internet activity of an individual, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 3. REGULATIONS REQUIRING `DO-NOT-TRACK' MECHANISM.

SEC. 4. ADDITIONAL FTC AUTHORITY.

SEC. 5. ENFORCEMENT BY STATE ATTORNEYS GENERAL.

SEC. 6. EFFECT ON OTHER LAWS.

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