“If the bill is to be rewritten, we urge that stakeholders be brought together in an attempt to reach agreement on these and other outstanding issues. We also urge that a legislative hearing be held on the bill for the benefit of the members being asked to debate and vote on it.
“We look forward to working with Senator Leahy on targeted and effective approaches to reducing online piracy.”
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