Well, your Senator is a Congressman. Congress is both the Senate and the House of Representatives. And my Senator has written me back and told me that she has, in fact, sponsored a completely different bill which treats the whole thing as an extension of existing copyright laws. Because she agrees that these bills need more than a little tweaking.
"Now everyone was giving her that kind of look UFOlogists get when they suddenly say, 'Hey, if you shade your eyes you can see it is just a flock of geese after all.'"
"You can't erase icing."
"I can't believe it doesn't work! I found it on the internet, man!"