Stearns introduces consumer privacy bill in House
Meanwhile, the legislation provides for a Federal Trade Commission-approved, five-year, self-regulatory program and makes requirements for a self-regulatory consumer dispute resolution process.
Stearns, who serves as chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, introduced the legislation a day after Sens. John Kerry (D-Mass.) and John McCain (R-Ariz.) introduced their version of a privacy bill in the Senate.
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