CIPA (Children's Internet Protection Act) Documents
- S. 97, 106th Congress, 1st. Session
Original bill introduced January 19, 1999 by Senator John McCain of Arizona with 7 co-sponsors.
Complete title:"A bill to require the installation and use by schools and libraries of a technology for filtering or blocking material on the Internet on computers with Internet access to be eligible to receive or retain universal service assistance."
CC Docket No. 96-45
Federal Communications Commission
The FCC adopted rules to implement the act and issued these as CC Docket No. 96-45 as required by law.
Court Opinion No. 02-361
U.S. Supreme Court
Upon being challenged by the American Library Association and others, the U.S. Supreme Court issued Decision No. 02-361, reversing a lower court's decision to suspend enforcement of some provisions of the act.
NTIA Report to Congress on CIPA
National Telecommunications and Information Administration
Reference Services, Missouri State Library, August 3, 2003