H.R. 5777 (111th): BEST PRACTICES Act

Introduced:

Jul 19, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bobby Rush

Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2010
Length: 55 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To foster transparency about the commercial use of personal information, provide consumers with meaningful choice about the collection, use, and disclosure of such information, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 19, 2010
 
Introduced

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Related Bills

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H.R. 611 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 10, 2011

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