H.R.3764: Personal Financial Information Protection Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Bill Posey, R-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 12 (1 Democrat, 11 Republicans)
Introduced Dec. 12, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 27, 2014
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Bill Summary

Personal Financial Information Protection Act - Makes it unlawful for any officer or employee of the federal government to: (1) willfully make an unauthorized disclosure of personally identifiable covered information, or (2) conspire to make such an unauthorized disclosure. Defines "personally identifiable covered information" as any information contained in a financial record if such information includes the name, social security number, street address, telephone number, or electronic mail address of, or other personally identifiable information concerning, a consumer. 

Makes any person who violates this Act or who willfully aids, abets, counsels, induces, or procures such a violation liable to any person whose personally identifiable covered information has been disclosed.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 27, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
Jan. 27, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Dec. 12, 2013 Referred to House Judiciary
Dec. 12, 2013 Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform