H.R. 1770: Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015

Introduced:

Apr 14, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on Apr 15, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 15, 2015.

Sponsor:

Marsha Blackburn

Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2015
Length: 30 pages

Prognosis:

24% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To require certain entities who collect and maintain personal information of individuals to secure such information and to provide notice to such individuals in the case of a breach of security involving such information, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 14, 2015
 
Introduced

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Apr 15, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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