To provide for greater transparency in and user control over the treatment of data collected by mobile applications and to enhance the security of such data.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 9, 2013
Length: 12 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 9, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Hank Johnson's E-Newsletter for Oct. 31, 2013”
— Rep. Henry “Hank” Johnson [D-GA4] (Sponsor) on Nov 13, 2013
“Rep. Johnson applauds progress on mobile apps privacy guidelines”
— Rep. Henry “Hank” Johnson [D-GA4] (Sponsor) on Nov 5, 2013
May 9, 2013
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H.R. 1913 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1913. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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