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AB-1935 Video games: rating system.(2011-2012)



SECTION 1.

 Section 20650 of the Business and Professions Code is amended to read:

20650.
 (a) For the  purposes of this subdivision, section,  the following terms have the following meanings:
(1) “Video game retailer” means a person who sells or rents video games to the public.
(2) “Video game” means an object or device that stores recorded data or instructions, receives data or instructions generated by a person who uses it, and, by processing the data or instructions, creates an interactive game capable of being played, viewed, or experienced on or through a computer, gaming system, console, or other technology.
(b) Every video game retailer shall post a sign providing information to consumers about a video game rating system or notifying consumers that a rating system is available to aid in the selection of a game. The sign shall be posted within the retail establishment in a prominent area.
(c) A video game retailer shall make available to consumers, upon request, information that explains the video game rating system.