To protect consumers by requiring reasonable security policies and procedures to protect computerized data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a security breach.
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Oct 25, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 29, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 2, 2006
Length: 158 pages
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H.R. 4127 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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