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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 59
Social Networking Website; illegal for owner to allow minor to create/maintain profile; provide for penalties
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 9 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to forgery and fraudulent practices, so as to provide definitions; to provide that it shall be illegal for the owner or operator of a social networking website to allow a minor using a protected computer to create or maintain a profile web page on a social networking website without the permission of the minor´s parent or guardian and without providing such parent or guardian access to such profile web page; to provide for penalties; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Feb/11/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/08/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/26/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/25/2007 - Senate Hopper