Driver's data creates controversies in courts and Congress

Senat, Joey
September 1999
IRE Journal;Sep99, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p8
Reports on the controversy over whether the United States (US) Congress had the constitutional authority to override state open records laws when it enacted the 1994 Driver's Privacy Protection Act (DPPA). Efforts of Congress to limit public access to driver's license information; Intent of the DPPA as part of the 1994 Crime Bill; Arguments of journalists against the DPPA.


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