H.R.269 - STOP bill

To amend title 10, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Defense to prohibit the unauthorized use of names and images of members of the Armed Forces. view all titles (5)

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  • Popular: STOP bill as .
  • Short: Soldiers Targeted by Offensive Profiteering Act of 2007 as introduced.
  • Popular: STOP bill.
  • Short: Soldiers Targeted by Offensive Profiteering Act of 2007 (STOP Act) as introduced.
  • Official: To amend title 10, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Defense to prohibit the unauthorized use of names and images of members of the Armed Forces. as introduced.

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Official Summary

Soldiers Targeted by Offensive Profiteering Act of 2007 (STOP Act) - Prohibits any person, except with permission, from using the name or image of a protected individual in connection with any merchandise, retail product, impersonation, solicitation, or commercial activity in a manner calcu

Official Summary

Soldiers Targeted by Offensive Profiteering Act of 2007 (STOP Act) - Prohibits any person, except with permission, from using the name or image of a protected individual in connection with any merchandise, retail product, impersonation, solicitation, or commercial activity in a manner calculated to connect the protected individual with that individual's service in the Armed Forces. Defines as a \"protected individual\" any person who:
(1) is a member of the Armed Forces; or
(2) was a member at any time after April 5, 1917, and, if not living, has a surviving spouse, child, parent, grandparent, or sibling. Authorizes the Attorney General to bring actions to enjoin violations of this Act.

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