TITLE

Making MySpace Safer

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
State Legislatures;Jun2007, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the introduction of legislative bills in various states in the U.S. which aim to make social networking sites safer for children. Lawmakers in several states are exploring ways to make social networking sites--like MySpace, Friendster, Xanga and others--safer for kids. Bills being considered in Connecticut, Georgia and North Carolina this year would require social networking sites to get a parent's written permission before allowing kids to create a web page or profile.
ACCESSION #
25237603

 

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