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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 254

 

January Session, 2011

 

LCO No. 873

   

Referred to Committee on Banks

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. HARP, 10th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING CREDIT FILE MONITORING FOR VICTIMS OF PERSONAL IDENTIFYING INFORMATION THEFT.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That title 36a of the general statutes be amended to require lending institutions that inadequately safeguard a person's personal identifying information to provide lifetime credit file monitoring to such person in the event such information is lost or stolen.

Statement of Purpose:

To help victims of personal identifying information theft.