H.R. 5684 (112th): Password Protection Act of 2012

Introduced:

May 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 9, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Martin Heinrich

Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 9, 2012
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit employers from compelling or coercing any person to authorize access to a protected computer, and for other purposes.

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History

May 9, 2012
 
Introduced

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57 cosponsors (57D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 3074 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2012

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