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H.R. 1457: MOBILE Act of 2017

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 1457 authorizes a financial institution, upon an individual’s request, to record personal information from a scan, copy, or image of such individual’s driver’s license or personal identification card and store the information electronically for the purpose of verifying the identity of a customer and preventing fraud or criminal activity, and requires the financial institutions to delete the image after using it for the permitted purpose.

Currently, a majority of states allow mobile banking apps to copy or scan state-issued driver’s licenses or personal identification ...

Sponsor and status

Scott Tipton

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2018
Length: 6 pages
Introduced:

Mar 9, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 29, 2018

This bill passed in the House on January 29, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

33% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 9, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Dec 12, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Dec 13, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jan 22, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Jan 29, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1457 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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