Bill Text — Jun 15, 2011
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A bill to protect consumers by requiring reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a security breach.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1207 (112th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3742”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 15, 2011
Last Action: Dec 8, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3742 — 111th Congress: Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3742
“S. 3742 — 111th Congress: Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. October 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3742>
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