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Text of the Eliminate Privacy Notice Confusion Act

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 12, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate. The text of the bill below is as of Dec 13, 2012 (Referred to Senate Committee).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5817

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 13, 2012

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

AN ACT

To amend the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act to provide an exception to the annual privacy notice requirement.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Eliminate Privacy Notice Confusion Act.

2.

Exception to annual privacy notice requirement under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act

Section 503 of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (15 U.S.C. 6803) is amended by adding at the end the following:

(f)

Exception to annual notice requirement

A financial institution that—

(1)

provides nonpublic personal information only in accordance with the provisions of subsection (b)(2) or (e) of section 502 or regulations prescribed under section 504(b), and

(2)

has not changed its policies and practices with regard to disclosing nonpublic personal information from the policies and practices that were disclosed in the most recent disclosure sent to consumers in accordance with this subsection,

shall not be required to provide an annual disclosure under this subsection until such time as the financial institution fails to comply with any criteria described in paragraph (1) or (2).

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Passed the House of Representatives December 12, 2012.

Karen L. Haas,

Clerk