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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Privacy Act of 1974.

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04/13/1976Introduced in House

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04/13/1976Referred to House Committee on Government Operations.
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04/13/1976Introduced in House
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Cosponsors (15)

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Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-1]
Rep. Harrington, Michael J. [D-MA-6]
Rep. Clay, William (Bill) [D-MO-1]
Rep. Drinan, Robert F. [D-MA-4]
Rep. Koch, Edward I. [D-NY-18]
Rep. Mitchell, Donald J. [R-NY-31]
Rep. Helstoski, Henry [D-NJ-9]
Rep. Roybal, Edward R. [D-CA-30]
Rep. Rosenthal, Benjamin S. [D-NY-8]
Rep. Stark, Fortney Pete [D-CA-8]
Rep. Wilson, Charles H. [D-CA-31]

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House Government Operations04/13/1976 Referred to

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Introduced in House (04/13/1976)

Amends the Privacy Act of 1974 with respect to records maintained on individuals to require Federal agencies to correct, expunge, update, or supplement portions of records on any individual upon request by such individual. Requires such agency to inform each person (1) whose correspondence has been intercepted or examined, (2) who is the subject of a file of CHAOS, COINTELPRO, or "The Special Service Staff" of the Internal Revenue Service, or (3) who is named in an index of such organizations, that such records exist; to inform each person of such person's rights under the Privacy Act of 1974; and to permit such person to require destruction of such file or index.