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The regulator would need to take rapid action to deter non-compliance.  As with gambling, where licensed sites quickly report unlicensed competitors to the Gambling Commission, there would be a large degree of peer-policing.

There was a credibility issue after so many delays – so this would need to be addressed ahead of a new enforcement date.  But all the major porn sites were gearing up to implement age verification, contracting with AV providers and developing new login mechanisms to ensure they complied.