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Introduced in Senate (05/01/2017)


115th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 998


To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to protect personally identifiable information, and for other purposes.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 1, 2017

Mr. Daines (for himself and Mr. Peters) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance


A BILL

To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to protect personally identifiable information, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Moving Americans Privacy Protection Act”.

SEC. 2. Protection of personally identifiable information.

Paragraph (2) of section 431(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1431(c)(2)) is amended to read as follows:

“(2) (A) The information listed in paragraph (1) shall not be available for public disclosure if—

“(i) the Secretary of the Treasury makes an affirmative finding on a shipment-by-shipment basis that disclosure is likely to pose a threat of personal injury or property damage; or

“(ii) the information is exempt under the provisions of section 552(b)(1) of title 5 of the United States Code.

“(B) The Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection shall ensure that any personally identifiable information, including social security numbers, passport numbers, and residential addresses, are removed from any manifest signed, produced, delivered, or transmitted under this section before the manifest is disclosed to the public.”.


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