Joe Baca

House members reintroduce Violence in Video Games Labeling Act

On March 19, US Representatives Joe Baca (D-CA) and Frank Wolf (R-VA) once again introduced a bill that would require games to bear a health warning label stating: “WARNING: Exposure to violent video games has been linked to aggressive behavior.”

9 years ago

Joe Baca headlines

  • US politician makes another push for game health warning labels

    Californian congressman Joe Baca has made a second attempt to mandate warning labels on video games advising parents of an alleged link between gaming and aggressive behaviour.

    10 years ago
  • US politician wants health warnings on videogames

    US Democrat representative Joe Baca has proposed new a piece of legislation entitled ‘Videogame Health Labeling Act of 2009’ that if successful, would see videogames carry a health warning similar to that of cigarettes and alcohol. “The video game industry has a responsibility to parents, families, and to consumers – to inform them of the […]

    12 years ago