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.
2/10/2011--Introduced.Building Effective Strategies To Promote Responsibility Accountability Choice Transparency Innovation Consumer Expectations and Safeguards Act or the BEST PRACTICES Act - Defines "covered entity" as a person engaged in interstate ... Read more >
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. (2015). 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. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr611>
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