AWCPSA

(redirected from Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006)
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AWCPSAAdam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006
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THE SEX OFFENDER Registration and Notification Act (SORNA) is Title I of the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006. It requires numerous changes to state sex offender registration laws by July 27, 2009, or a state will face a ten percent penalty reduction in Byrne funds.
(20.) See Press Release, Office of the Press Sec'y, Fact Sheet: The Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 (July 27, 2006), available at http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2006/07/200607277.html (highlighting passage of legislation aimed at protecting children from Internet's dangers including Operation Predator and Project Safe Child); supra notes 1-2 and accompanying text (describing response to Internet child predators from Congress and law enforcement).