Law Would Put Health Warnings on Games

IGN writes: "A new congressional bill would require that a label be placed on any title rated Teen or higher, warning consumers of violence in videogames. The label would appear on both retail and digitally distributed games.

The bill, sponsored by Rep. Joe Baca (D-Calif.), is titled the Video Game Health Labeling Act of 2009 and would create a new rule in the federal government's Consumer Product Safety Commission that would place this label on all games rated T or higher:

WARNING: Excessive exposure to violent video games and other violent media has been linked to aggressive behavior."

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