Information Technology Acts Paper


Select two of the following acts to research:




·         Do Not Call Implementation Act, 2003


·         Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing (CAN-SPAM) Act, 2003


·         Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), 2002


·         Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act (US Patriot Act), 2001, renewed 2006


·         Children’s Internet Protection Act, 2000


·         Financial Services Modernization Act, 1999


·         Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), 1998


·         No Electronic Theft (NET) Act, 1997


·         Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), 1996


·         Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), 1991


·         Video Privacy Protection Act, 1988


·         Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, 1986


·         Electronic Communications Privacy Act, 1986


·         The Cable Communications Policy Act, 1984


·         Electronic Funds Transfer Act, 1978


·         Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, 1974


·         Fair Credit Reporting Act, 1970


Prepare a 350 word paper that answers the following question:


·         Whatwere the advances in information technology that resulted in new ethical issues necessitating the creation of each act?


Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.