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H.R. 2471: Electronic Communications Privacy Act Amendments Act of 2012

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On November 29, 2012, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved several amendments to H.R. 2471, including a provision inserting a second section on "Electronic Communications Privacy." Read the Substitute Amendment that passed the Committee.

H.R. 2471 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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Digital Media Association

(Washington, DC – October 13, 2011) In response to the House Judiciary Committee’s markup of H.R. 2471, Gregory Alan Barnes, Director of Government Affairs for the Digital Media Association, issued the following statement:

“H.R. 2471 represents an important step forward for video service providers that are covered under the Video Privacy Protection Act of 1988 (“VPPA”). The bill’s passage will make it easier for consumers and covered services to come to an agreement over the exact terms and circumstances by which an individual’s rental history of prerecorded video cassette tapes or similar audio-visual materials can be ...

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