H.R. 2577 Secure and Fortify Electronic (SAFE) Data Act


This US Bill aims to protect consumers by requiring organisations to adopt reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a security breach. The Bill?would also require organisations to notify affected customers about data breaches.

Subject areas

  • Commerce
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Computer security and identity theft
  • Computers and information technology
  • Consumer affairs
  • Consumer credit
  • Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
  • Federal preemption
  • Fraud offenses and financial crimes


Rep. Mary Bono Mack (CA-45)


This bill was introduced on July 18, 2011 and has been referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.? The committee

Text of the Bill