Vote — Oct 6, 2015 7:09 p.m.
Aug 12, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on November 22, 1974 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district
A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, by adding a section 552a to safeguard individual privacy from the misuse of Federal records and to provide that individuals be granted access to records concerning them which are maintained by Federal agencies.
(LATEST SUMMARY) =TitleI - Privacy Protection Commission=Establishes, as an independent agency, the Privacy Protection Commission. Requires the Commission to:(1) investigate and report violations of this Act to specified sources;(2) review ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1419 (93rd).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Passed Senate with Changes
The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 16373”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 31, 1974
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 20, 1974
Search for similar bills.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 16373 — 93rd Congress: Privacy Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16373
“H.R. 16373 — 93rd Congress: Privacy Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16373>
|title=H.R. 16373 (93rd)
|accessdate=October 7, 2015
|author=93rd Congress (1974)
|date=August 12, 1974