ILLINOIS GAME LEGISLATION KEEPS TRUCKING

Video Game Law Blog

May 06, 2005

The Safe Games Illinois Act (which we have reported on before ) is a step closer to reality, having recently been passed by the state's Senate Housing and Community Affairs Committee. The bill now goes to the state Senate for consideration.

The proposed legislation will allow the government of Illinois to set its own ratings on games, and will create penalties (as yet undetermined) for retailers who sell proscribed games to minors.

Coverage at  http://shorl.com/difipadapyfo