H.R. 5838 (109th): Federal Agency Data Breach Notification Act

To amend title 44, United States Code, to strengthen requirements related to security breaches of data involving the disclosure of sensitive personal information.

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Jul 19, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Davis III

Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2006
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Jul 19, 2006

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