skip to main content

H.R. 4403: Moving Americans Privacy Protection Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 4403 amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to prevent the public disclosure of personally identifiable information contained on manifests when U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) releases certain shipment data. Specifically, the legislation ensures that certain personally identifiable information, such as social security numbers and passport numbers, is removed from any manifest that is signed, delivered, or electronically submitted to CBP before the manifest is made available to the public.

CBP requires manifest documents for shipments into the United States either at or before the time of ...

Sponsor and status

Jeff Denham

Sponsor. Representative for California's 10th congressional district. Republican.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Nov 15, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 17, 2018

This bill passed in the House on April 17, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

25% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Nov 15, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Apr 11, 2018
 
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.

Apr 16, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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.

Apr 17, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4403 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.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 4403 — 115th Congress: Moving Americans Privacy Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. May 20, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr4403>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.