H.R. 3871 (112th): Proprietary Information Protection Act of 2012

Feb 01, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Bill Huizenga
Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 01, 2012


This bill was introduced on February 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Feb 01, 2012
Referred to Committee Feb 01, 2012
Full Title

To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to preserve privilege for information submitted to the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.


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4 cosponsors (4R) (show)

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Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit

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Proprietary Information Protection Act of 2012 - Amends the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to prohibit information submitted by a person to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in the course of any CFPB supervisory or regulatory process from being construed as affecting any privilege such person may claim with respect to such information under federal or state law.

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