Summary: H.R.2545 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2545. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/07/2019)

Data Breach Prevention and Compensation Act of 2019

This bill establishes an Office of Cybersecurity within the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The office must supervise the data security of credit reporting agencies, including through annual examinations. The office must also investigate and enforce suspected violations by credit reporting agencies.

The bill also requires notification to the FTC, relevant law enforcement and intelligence agencies, consumers, and the public of a data breach affecting a credit reporting agency.