Bill Text — Feb 10, 2011
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Feb 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2011
Length: 55 pages
To foster transparency about the commercial use of personal information, provide consumers with meaningful choice about the collection, use, and disclosure of such information, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5777 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 611”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 611 — 112th Congress: BEST PRACTICES Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr611
“H.R. 611 — 112th Congress: BEST PRACTICES Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr611>
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