DOPA links for reference
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DOPA is 2006 H.R. 5319
as of this posting its status is:
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
(Bill summary & status
danah boyd and Harry Jenkins did an e-mail interview about DOPA. The text of this interview is available at http://www.danah.org/papers/MySpaceDOPA.html
Jenkins has an extended post on MySpace
on his blog.
A recent article from CQ Researcher: Clemmitt, M. (2006, July 28). Cyber socializing. CQ Researcher, 16, 625-648. Retrieved August 9, 2006, from CQ Researcher Online, http://library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/cqresrre2006072800
ALA provides background information at http://www.ala.org/ala/washoff/WOissues/techinttele/dopa/DOPA.htm
(includes ALA testimony and letters)
Update : typo fix, duplicate post removed