SOPA Closes the WHOLE Internet Packet Switching.
Packet Switching basically splits the data signal, (Internet).
These Packets may be sent all over, (the World), and then combines into the data you want.
Therefore the data you request could go though any other Country where their laws could be enforced on that data
More information about SOAP and PIPA http://www.acomputerportal.com/webmaster_law.html
Packet Switching. How devices communicate. http://www.acomputerportal.com/devices.html