To ensure the privacy and security of sensitive personal information, to prevent and mitigate identity theft, to provide notice of security breaches involving sensitive personal information, and to enhance law enforcement assistance and other protections against security breaches, fraudulent access, and misuse of personal information.
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Jul 8, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 8, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2015
Length: 61 pages
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H.R. 2977 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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