COPA Commission

Description

The COPA Commission, a congressionally appointed panel, was mandated by the Child Online Protection Act, which was approved by Congress in October 1998. The primary purpose of the Commission is to "identify technological or other methods that will help reduce access by minors to material that is harmful to minors on the Internet."

Creation Information

COPA Commission March 7, 2000.

Context

This website is part of the collection entitled: CyberCemetery and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 60 times . More information about this site can be viewed below.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Serving as both a federal and a state depository library, the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department maintains a collection of over 1 million items in a variety of formats including print, microform, audiovisual, maps, posters, musical scores, LPs, CD-ROMs, and Web documents. The department is a member of the FDLP Content Partnerships Program and an Affiliated Archive of the National Archives.

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  • Main Title: COPA Commission
  • Added Title: Information and Resources About the Commission on Online Child Protection (COPA)
  • Alternate Title: COPA (Child Online Protection Act) Commission

Description

The COPA Commission, a congressionally appointed panel, was mandated by the Child Online Protection Act, which was approved by Congress in October 1998. The primary purpose of the Commission is to "identify technological or other methods that will help reduce access by minors to material that is harmful to minors on the Internet."

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earliest date on site: 2000-03-07
latest date on site: 2000-10-21
site harvested: [unknown]
site uploaded to UNT server: 2004-01-01

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CyberCemetery

The CyberCemetery provides permanent public access to the web sites and publications of defunct U.S. government agencies and commissions. This collection is provided through a partnership between the UNT Libraries, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), as part of the Federal Depository Library Program.

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Creation Date

  • March 7, 2000

Start & End Dates

  • October 1, 1998 - October 21, 2000

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Sept. 7, 2006, 12:57 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 16, 2009, 11:43 p.m.

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Total Uses: 60

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COPA Commission. COPA Commission, website, March 7, 2000; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc788/: accessed April 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.