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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 45th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 18, 2011
Length: 32 pages
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
Jul 18, 2011
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H.R. 2577 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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SAFE Data Act, H.R. 2577, 112th Cong. (2011).
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