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Sep 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 22, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2011
Length: 200 pages
A bill to protect consumers by mitigating the vulnerability of personally identifiable information to theft through a security breach, providing notice and remedies to consumers in the wake of such a breach, holding companies accountable for preventable breaches, facilitating the sharing of post-breach technical information between companies, and enhancing criminal and civil penalties and other protections against the unauthorized collection or use of personally identifiable information.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2014
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1535 — 112th Congress: Personal Data Protection and Breach Accountability Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1535
“S. 1535 — 112th Congress: Personal Data Protection and Breach Accountability Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1535>
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