Int'l Megan's Law Act of 2016 passes both Houses of Congress.
Eight years after Rep. Chris Smith first introduced a bill to protect children in the U.S. and around the world from convicted pedophiles who travel in secret looking for victims, International Megan's Law is now federal law. The legislation, H.R. 515, was unanimously approved by the House on Feb. 1, 2016 and sent to the White House. It was signed into law Feb. 8. 2016.Learn More