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 Bill Status of HB3280  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  UTIL-ISP-CHILD PORN FILTER

House Sponsors
Rep. Patricia R. Bellock - Dwight Kay

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
220 ILCS 5/Art. XXIII heading new
220 ILCS 5/23-101 new
220 ILCS 5/23-105 new
220 ILCS 5/23-110 new
220 ILCS 5/23-115 new
220 ILCS 5/23-120 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Internet Service Provider Anti-Pornography Law as a new Article in the Public Utilities Act. Provides that the Illinois Commerce Commission shall require that all internet service providers that provide service to customers in the State shall comply with the Law concerning the prevention of transmission of child pornography. Provides that the Commission shall select a nationwide law enforcement agency to serve as a clearinghouse and compile a continuously updated list of files known to contain child pornography. Provides that the selected law enforcement agency shall inspect the files and makes a judgment that the files are illegal in their jurisdiction before adding them to the registry according to their hash value. Provides that the Commission shall require that internet service providers create and implement software that complies with specified provisions. Provides that an internet service provider that makes a good-faith effort to comply with the Law shall be immune from liability. Provides that the Commission may adopt any rules necessary for administration of the Law.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/24/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  2/24/2011HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dwight Kay
  2/24/2011HouseFirst Reading
  2/24/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/28/2011HouseAssigned to Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee
  3/17/2011HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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