Legislation to create privacy commission advances in House

Weaver, Heather Forsgren
May 2001
RCR Wireless News;5/14/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 20, p15
Trade Publication
Reports on the importance of legislation that would create a commission to study privacy protection legislation in the United States. Effort made by the House government efficiency subcommittee to study privacy protection legislation; Status of the bills in the Congress concerning protection of personal privacy in an online environment.


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