S. 1732 (112th): Privacy Act Modernization for the Information Age Act of 2011


Oct 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Oct 18, 2011
Length: 32 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend section 552a of title 5, United States Code, (commonly referred to as the Privacy Act), the E-Government Act of 2002 (Public Law 107-347), and chapters 35 and 36 of title 44, United States Code, and other provisions of law to modernize and improve Federal privacy laws.

Summary (CRS)

Privacy Act Modernization for the Information Age Act of 2011 - Amends provisions of federal law relating to privacy protections, including the Privacy Act of 1974 and the E-Government Act ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 18, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1732”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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