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PROTECT Act of 2017
Promoting Responsible Oversight of Transactions and Examinations of Credit Technology Act of 2017

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A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to establish a national security freeze standard, and for other purposes.


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Date
10/18/2017Introduced in Senate

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Date
10/18/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
Action By: Senate

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Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs10/18/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (10/18/2017)

Promoting Responsible Oversight of Transactions and Examinations of Credit Technology Act of 2017 or the PROTECT Act of 2017

This bill amends the Fair Credit Reporting Act to allow consumers to request a consumer reporting agency to place a security freeze on their reports. The bill includes provisions for fees and exceptions from such fees.

Consumer reporting agencies may not use a consumer's Social Security number in a consumer report or as a method to identify the consumer.