Video Privacy Protection Act Amendments Act of 2012, Pub. L. No. 112-258 (Jan. 10, 2013).
The Act amends the Video Privacy Protection Act of 1988 (VPPA) to streamline the process for consumers to share data regarding their video viewing activities. Video providers, such as Netflix, will be able to implement features that allow subscribers to share their video viewing history using social media services like Facebook.