How People Voted
15% For, 85% Against
26 votes cast
H.R. 4136, The Enhancing the Effective Prosecution of Child Pornography Act of 2007
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H.R. 4136 would amend title 18 of the United States Code to clarify the scope of the child pornography laws.
Enhancing the Effective Prosecution of Child Pornography Act of 2007 - Amends the federal criminal code to: (1) include child pornography activities and the production of such pornography for importation into the United States as predicate crimes for money laundering prosecutions; and (2) define "possess" with respect to crimes of child sexual exploitation and child pornography to include accessing by computer visual depictions of child pornography with the intent to view.
Status of the Legislation
Latest Major Action: 11/13/2007: House floor actions. Status: At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
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