This section of our CIPA Web site is intended as a history of the Act, containing information pertaining to its inception and subsequent challenges. It is divided into the following sections:
- The beginnings of the Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA).
- The full text of the Children's Internet Protection Act (Title XVII of H.R. 4577) from the Congressional Record (PDF; 17 pages).
- The court cases against CIPA.
- Remarks from ALA officials on CIPA.