Originally Posted by DNMock
Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement act of 2006:
"prohibits gambling businesses from knowingly accepting payments in connection with the participation of another person in a bet or wager that involves the use of the Internet and that is unlawful under any federal or state law."
so all games/dev/publishers are gambling businesses?
besides that it says nothing of furthering protections for minors; which is the crux of this bill. btw, if you are trying to form an educated opinion by whats posted in the tech press, good luck, they all report this is 18 and under while all this does is raise the age from 12 to 15 of COPPA.
To amend the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 to strengthen protections relating to the online collection, use, and disclosure of per-sonal information of children and minors, and for other purposes.
(19) MINOR.—The term ‘minor’ means an individual over the age of 12 and under the age of 16.
tip: this is not a new law but amending whats already 20 years old.
just saw your edit and no, don't care about the online betting, and it seems you are walking down the wrong alley.
really go read all that gibberish, it has not nearly as much to do w/lootboxes as the gaming press would like you to believe.