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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 4, 2014
Length: 104 pages
Feb 4, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 4, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 22, 2011
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1535 (112th).
Feb 4, 2014
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S. 1995 (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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