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Federal Trade Commission : FTC Extends Public Comment Deadlines on Two COPPA Proposals

10/23/2013 | 07:10pm EST

For Your Information:10/23/2013

The Federal Trade Commission is extending the public comment periods for two proposals made under the Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule in light of the recent lapse in federal appropriations that resulted in the temporary shutdown of the agency.

The public comment period for the verifiable parental consent proposal from Imperium, LLC, previously scheduled to end on Oct. 9, 2014, will now end on Nov. 4, 2013.

The public comment period for the proposed kidSAFE Seal COPPA safe harbor program, previously scheduled to end Oct. 18, 2013, will now end on Nov. 4, 2013.
Comments on the proposals can be filed online:

These changes, along with accompanying extensions to the Commission's 120-day review period for verifiable parental consent programs pending before the Commission, will be published in the Federal Register shortly. The Commission vote to approve the changes was 4-0.

The Federal Trade Commission works for consumers to prevent fraudulent, deceptive, and unfair business practices and to provide information to help spot, stop, and avoid them.Complaint Assistant or call 1-877-FTC-HELP (1-877-382-4357).  The FTC enters complaints into Consumer Sentinel, a secure, online database available to more than 2,000 civil and criminal law enforcement agencies in the U.S. and abroad.  The FTC's website provides free information on a variety of consumer topics.  Like the FTC on Facebook, follow us on Twitter for the latest FTC news and resources.

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