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Colorado Bill Would Require All Sex Offenders to Register Online Identities

E-mail used for employment exempted.

by / May 3, 2007
A Colorado bill HB 1326, would require registered sex offenders to "register all e-mail addresses, instant messaging identities or chat room identities prior to using the address or identity." E-mail addresses used in employment are exempted if the offender uses the address primarily for employment, or if the address identifies the employer and the offender is not an owner or operator of the employing entity.
Wayne Hanson

Wayne E. Hanson served as a writer and editor with e.Republic from 1989 to 2013, having worked for several business units including Government Technology magazine, the Center for Digital Government, Governing, and Digital Communities. Hanson was a juror from 1999 to 2004 with the Stockholm Challenge and Global Junior Challenge competitions in information technology and education.