H.R. 3997 (109th): Data Accountability and Trust Act (DATA)


Oct 6, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 16, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steven LaTourette

Representative for Ohio's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 2, 2006
Length: 108 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 4127 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Mar 29, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to provide for secure financial data, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 2169 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 21, 2005

H.R. 4127 (Related)
Data Accountability and Trust Act (DATA)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2006

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3997” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Oct 6, 2005
Reported by Committee
Mar 16, 2006


24 cosponsors (17R, 7D) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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