This Act, amending the FTC Act, provides the FTC with a number of tools to improve enforcement regarding consumer protection matters, particularly those with an international dimension, including increased cooperation with foreign law enforcement authorities through confidential information sharing and provision of investigative assistance. The Act also allows enhanced staff exchanges and other international cooperative efforts.
Congress reauthorized the SAFE Web Act in 2012 and 2020. See Public L. No. 112-203, 126 Stat. 1484, and Public L. No. 116-173, 134 Stat. 837