Sep 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
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
About the bill
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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1995 (113th).
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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. September 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1535>
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