H.R.3785 - Video Game Rating Act of 1994103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lantos, Tom [D-CA-12] (Introduced 02/03/1994)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/24/1994 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic and Commercial Law. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3785 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/03/1994)
Video Game Rating Act of 1994 - Establishes the Interactive Entertainment Rating Commission to: (1) coordinate with the video game industry in the development of a voluntary standard for providing information to purchasers and users concerning the contents of video games; (2) evaluate whether any standards proposed are adequate to warn purchasers and users of the violent or sexually explicit content of such games; and (3) report to the President and the Congress regarding the adequacy of the industry's response.
Provides Commission funding through December 31, 1996. Terminates the Commission on the earlier of such date or 90 days after submission of its report.
Provides an antitrust exemption for any actions taken by the video game industry in developing such guidelines.