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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 3, 2017
Length: 34 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on April 15, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Burgess Joins Rep. Ratcliffe & Committee on Homeland Security to Discuss Cybersecurity”
— Rep. Michael Burgess [R-TX26] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 7, 2016
Apr 14, 2015
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Apr 14, 2015
Considered by House Committee on Energy and Commerce
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Apr 15, 2015
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Jan 3, 2017
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce
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H.R. 1770 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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