Do Not Track Kids Act To Be Revived As Mobile Use Spikes

Law360, New York (October 29, 2013, 4:03 PM EDT) -- Two prominent U.S. congressmen on Monday announced they would be resurrecting a bipartisan push to increase online privacy protections for children in response to a survey showing a growing number of young people are using mobile technology.

Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., and Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, say they expect to float a bill in the coming weeks aimed at revising the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 in response to recent data suggesting that young children are accessing the Internet via mobile devices at increased...
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