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18 U.S. Code §2257

(a) Whoever produces any book, magazine, periodical,
film, videotape, digital image, digitally – or computer-manipulated
image of an actual human being, picture, or other matter which –

(1) contains one or more visual depictions made after November 1, 1990 of actual sexually explicit conduct; and
(2) is produced in whole or in part with materials
which have been mailed or shipped in interstate or foreign commerce, or
is shipped or transported or is intended for shipment or transportation
in interstate or foreign commerce;

shall create and maintain individually identifiable records pertaining to every performer portrayed in such a visual depiction.

(b) Any person to whom subsection (a) applies shall,
with respect to every performer portrayed in a visual depiction of
actual sexually explicit conduct –

(1) ascertain, by
examination of an identification document containing such information,
the performer’s name and date of birth, and require the performer to
provide such other indicia of his or her identity as may be prescribed
by regulations;
(2) ascertain any name, other than the performer’s
present and correct name, ever used by the performer including maiden
name, alias, nickname, stage, or professional name; and
(3) record in the records required by subsection (a)
the information required by paragraphs (1) and (2) of this subsection
and such other identifying information as may be prescribed by
regulation.

(c) Any person to whom subsection (a) applies shall
maintain the records required by this section at his business premises,
or at such other place as the Attorney General may by regulation
prescribe and shall make such records available to the Attorney General
for inspection at all reasonable times.

(d)

(1) No information or
evidence obtained from records required to be created or maintained by
this section shall, except as provided in this section, directly or
indirectly, be used as evidence against any person with respect to any
violation of law.
(2) Paragraph (1) of this subsection shall not preclude
the use of such information or evidence in a prosecution or other
action for a violation of this chapter or chapter 71, or for a violation
of any applicable provision of law with respect to the furnishing of
false information.

(e)

(1) Any person to whom
subsection (a) applies shall cause to be affixed to every copy of any
matter described in paragraph (1) of subsection (a) of this section, in
such manner and in such form as the Attorney General shall by
regulations prescribe, a statement describing where the records required
by this section with respect to all performers depicted in that copy of
the matter may be located. In this paragraph, the term “copy” includes
every page of a website on which matter described in subsection (a)
appears.
(2) If the person to whom subsection (a) of this
section applies is an organization the statement required by this
subsection shall include the name, title, and business address of the
individual employed by such organization responsible for maintaining the
records required by this section.

(f) It shall be unlawful –

(1) for any person to
whom subsection (a) applies to fail to create or maintain the records as
required by subsections (a) and (c) or by any regulation promulgated
under this section;
(2) for any person to whom subsection (a) applies
knowingly to make any false entry in or knowingly to fail to make an
appropriate entry in, any record required by subsection (b) of this
section or any regulation promulgated under this section;
(3) for any person to whom subsection (a) applies
knowingly to fail to comply with the provisions of subsection (e) or any
regulation promulgated pursuant to that subsection;
(4) for any person knowingly to sell or otherwise
transfer, or offer for sale or transfer, any book, magazine, periodical,
film, video, or other matter, produce in whole or in part with
materials which have been mailed or shipped in interstate or foreign
commerce or which is intended for shipment in interstate or foreign
commerce, which –

(A) contains one or more
visual depictions made after the effective date of this subsection of
actual sexually explicit conduct; and
(B) is produced in whole or in part with materials
which have been mailed or shipped in interstate or foreign commerce, or
is shipped or transported or is intended for shipment or transportation
in interstate or foreign commerce;

which does not have affixed thereto, in a manner prescribed as set
forth in subsection (e)(1), a statement describing where the records
required by this section may be located, but such person shall have no
duty to determine the accuracy of the contents of the statement or the
records required to be kept; and
(5) for any person to whom subsection (a) applies to
refuse to permit the Attorney General or his or her designee to conduct
an inspection under subsection (c).

(g) The Attorney General shall issue appropriate regulations to carry out this section.

(h) In this section –

(1) the term “actual
sexually explicit conduct” means actual but not simulated conduct as
defined in clauses (i) through (v) of section 2256 (2)(A) of this title;
(2) the term “produces” –

(A) means –

(i) actually filming,
videotaping, photographing, creating a picture, digital image, or
digitally – or computer-manipulated image of an actual human being;
(ii) digitizing an image, of a visual depiction of
sexually explicit conduct; or, assembling, manufacturing, publishing,
duplicating, reproducing, or reissuing a book, magazine, periodical,
film, videotape, digital image, or picture, or other matter intended for
commercial distribution, that contains a visual depiction of sexually
explicit conduct; or
(iii) inserting on a computer site or service a digital
image of, or otherwise managing the sexually explicit content, [1] of a
computer site or service that contains a visual depiction of, sexually
explicit conduct; and

(B) does not include activities that are limited to –

(i) photo or film
processing, including digitization of previously existing visual
depictions, as part of a commercial enterprise, with no other commercial
interest in the sexually explicit material, printing, and video
duplication;
(ii) distribution;
(iii) any activity, other than those activities
identified in subparagraph (A), that does not involve the hiring,
contracting for, managing, or otherwise arranging for the participation
of the depicted performers;
(iv) the provision of a telecommunications service, or
of an Internet access service or Internet information location tool (as
those terms are defined in section 231 of the Communications Act of 1934
(47 U.S.C. 231)); or
(v) the transmission, storage, retrieval, hosting,
formatting, or translation (or any combination thereof) of a
communication, without selection or alteration of the content of the
communication, except that deletion of a particular communication or
material made by another person in a manner consistent with section
230(c) of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 230 (c)) shall not
constitute such selection or alteration of the content of the
communication; and

(3) the term “performer”
includes any person portrayed in a visual depiction engaging in, or
assisting another person to engage in, sexually explicit conduct.

(i) Whoever violates
this section shall be imprisoned for not more than 5 years, and fined in
accordance with the provisions of this title, or both. Whoever violates
this section after having been convicted of a violation punishable
under this section shall be imprisoned for any period of years not more
than 10 years but not less than 2 years, and fined in accordance with
the provisions of this title, or both.