HR 1707

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1707

To protect consumers by requiring reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a security breach.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 4, 2011

Mr. RUSH (for himself, Mr. BARTON of Texas, and Ms. SCHAKOWSKY) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To protect consumers by requiring reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a security breach.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. REQUIREMENTS FOR INFORMATION SECURITY.

SEC. 3. NOTIFICATION OF INFORMATION SECURITY BREACH.

SEC. 4. APPLICATION AND ENFORCEMENT.

SEC. 5. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 6. EFFECT ON OTHER LAWS.

SEC. 7. EFFECTIVE DATE.

SEC. 8. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

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