LIST OF MAJOR BILLS AND LAWS ON WORDPRESS BLOG

The following tables list the categories and then the major entries on the Wordpress "Techical-legal Confluence" blog.

The list identifies the major bills and laws (and, in the future, court decisions) in each category, giving the Congress # and HR and S #'s when applicable.

(The Wordpress blog does name some court opinions.)

The link is this.

CATEGORIES

1

1

Campaign finance reform

2

2

Consumer security and id theft; spam

3

3

Copyright/DMCA

4

4

Domestic surveillance

5

5

Internet safety for minors

6

6

LGBT

7

7

Network neutrality

8

8

Journalists' shields

9

9

Trademark

10

10

Impliciat content

 

LIST OF BILLS, LAWS, COURT ACTIONS, by category

idx

Cat

date

scope

name

Congress

HR/S

USC

p

1

1

2001

US

Bipartisan Campaign Finance Reform Act

107

HR2536

 

p

2

1

2004

A4

FEC v Wisc Right to Life

 

 

 

kept

3

1

2005

US

Online Freedom of Speech Act

109

HR1696

 

died

4

2

2003

US

CAN SPAM Act

108

 

 

passed

5

2

2003

US

Do Not Call Implementation Act

108

 

 

passed

6

2

2005

US

Junk Fax Act

109

 

 

passed

7

2

2007

US

Personal Data Privacy and Security Act

110

S 495

 

 

8

2

2007

US

Data Accountability and Trust Act

110

HR 958

 

 

9

2

2007

US

Social Security Number Privacy and Iden Thf Prot

110

HR 3046

 

 

10

3

1996

US

Digital Millennium Copyright Act

104

 

 

passed

11

3

2005

US

Digital Transition Content Security Act

109

HR 4569

 

dead

12

3

2005

US

Digital Millennium Consumer Rights Act

109

HR 120

 

dead

13

4

2007

 

Protect America Act

110

HR1927

 

expired

14

4

2008

US

FISA Amendments Act

110

HR3773 S 2240

 

 

15

4

2008

US

Amend FISA

 

HR5440 S2240

 

 

16

4

2008

US

FISA Substitution

110

S 2402

 

 

17

4

2008

US

State Secrets Protection Act

110

S 2533

 

 

18

5

1996

US

Communications Decency Act & Section 230

104

 

 

CDA-230+

19

5

1998

US

Child Online Protection Act (COPA)

105

4328

 

overturn

20

5

2000

US

Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA)

 

 

 

 

21

5

1998

US

Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)

 

 

 

 

22

5

2007

US

Deleting Online Predators Act (DOPA)

110

HR 1120

 

 

23

5

1998

US

Child Pornography Protection Act of 1998

 

 

 

 

24

5

2007

US

In Stop Adults Facilitate Exploitation of Children

110

HR 837

 

 

25

5

2007

US

Cyber Safety for Kids Act

 

S1086

 

 

26

 

2005

US

Internet Safety and Child Protection Act

109

HR 3479 S 1507

 

dead

27

6

2007

CA

Student Civil Rights

 

SB 777

 

passed

28

6

2007

 

Military Readiness Enhancement Act

110

HR 1246

 

 

29

6

2004

US

US v. Marcum

 

 

UCMJ125

upheld

30

6

2007

US

Employment Non-Discrimination Act

 

HR 3685

 

 

31

7

2008

US

Internet Freedom Preservation Act

 

HR 5353, S215

 

 

32

8

2007

US

Free Flow of Information Act

110

HR 2012 S2035

 

 

33

9

2006

US

Trademark Dilution Revision Act

109

HR 683

 

passed

 

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