A bill to protect consumers by requiring reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a breach of security.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for West Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2014
Length: 45 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 30, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
Jan 30, 2014
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S. 1976 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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