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S. 799 - Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2011

Commerce. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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A bill to establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of personal data for individuals under the aegis of the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
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Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2011

S. 799 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of personal data for individuals under the aegis of the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of personal data for individuals under the aegis of the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2011
Sponsor
John Kerry
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Commerce
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Business records
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Consumer affairs
  • Consumer credit
  • Contracts and agency
  • Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Right of privacy
  • Telephone and wireless communication
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    Major Actions
    Introduced4/12/2011
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced4/12/2011
    4/12/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    $963,299
    $4,063,964
    $2,469,317
    $2,064,431
    $9,561,011
    7.0 times as much
    $298,035
    $59,494,084
    $4,341,494
    $2,090,986
    $889,218
    $67,113,817
    5 Organizations Supported and 8 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2011

    5 organizations supported this bill

    Consumers Union
    Rusu, Ioana (2011, April 12). Consumer groups: Kerry-McCain online privacy bill "an important step forward". Retrieved April 13, 2011, from .
    eBay
    ebay (2011, April 12). HP, Microsoft, eBay and Intel Support Senators Kerry and McCain’s Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from http://www.ebaymainstreet.com.
    Hewlett Packard
    HP (2011, April 12). HP, Microsoft, eBay and Intel Support Senators Kerry and McCain’s Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from http://www.ebaymainstreet.com.
    Intel
    Intel (2011, April 12). HP, Microsoft, eBay and Intel Support Senators Kerry and McCain’s Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from http://www.ebaymainstreet.com.
    Microsoft
    Microsoft (2011, April 12). HP, Microsoft, eBay and Intel Support Senators Kerry and McCain’s Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from http://www.ebaymainstreet.com.

    8 organizations opposed this bill

    Center for Digital Democracy
    Center for Digital Democracy (2011, April 12). For Immediate Release From Consumer Watchdog, Center for Digital Democracy, Consumer Action, Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, Privacy Times. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from privacylives.com.
    Consumer Action
    Consumer Action (2011, April 12). For Immediate Release From Consumer Watchdog, Center for Digital Democracy, Consumer Action, Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, Privacy Times. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from privacylives.com.
    Consumer Watchdog
    Consumer Watchdog (2011, April 12). For Immediate Release From Consumer Watchdog, Center for Digital Democracy, Consumer Action, Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, Privacy Times. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from privacylives.com.
    Direct Marketing Association
    DMA (2011, April 12). Senators Kerry and McCain Introduce Privacy Bill; Legislation Could Undercut Information Economy. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from DMA.
    National Retail Federation
    National Retail Federation (2011, April 13). NRF Says Senate Privacy Bill is Too Broad, Would Subject Consumers to Blizzard of Notices. Retrieved April 28, 2011, from National Retail Federation.
    Privacy Rights Clearinghouse
    Privacy Rights Clearinghouse (2011, April 12). For Immediate Release From Consumer Watchdog, Center for Digital Democracy, Consumer Action, Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, Privacy Times. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from privacylives.com.
    Privacy Times
    Privacy Times (2011, April 12). For Immediate Release From Consumer Watchdog, Center for Digital Democracy, Consumer Action, Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, Privacy Times. Retrieved April 13, 2011, from privacylives.com.
    Targetcast
    TargetCast (2011, April 19). Kerry-McCain Bill Must Reexamine Privacy Issue. Retrieved April 28, 2011, from TargetCast.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$4,000$15,100
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$39,982$340,599
    Kelly AyotteRNH$72,984$275,830
    John BarrassoRWY$46,650$144,473
    Max BaucusDMT$146,897$657,806
    Mark BegichDAK$51,305$542,507
    Michael BennetDCO$141,200$1,408,516
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$1,000$89,016
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$53,000$716,876
    Roy BluntRMO$83,588$631,359
    John BoozmanRAR$5,083$107,504
    Barbara BoxerDCA$420,524$1,933,649
    Scott BrownRMA$391,283$1,300,457
    Sherrod BrownDOH$63,400$1,681,644
    Richard BurrRNC$64,138$454,461
    Maria CantwellDWA$250,062$702,560
    Ben CardinDMD$43,279$512,163
    Tom CarperDDE$72,670$305,516
    Bob CaseyDPA$65,216$2,296,677
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$108,934$663,593
    Daniel CoatsRIN$21,957$267,806
    Tom CoburnROK$17,500$96,714
    William Thad CochranRMS$19,250$189,412
    Susan CollinsRME$118,044$533,568
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$2,000$47,228
    Chris CoonsDDE$43,800$636,246
    Bob CorkerRTN$59,962$557,866
    John CornynRTX$185,767$1,110,097
    Mike CrapoRID$70,970$118,640
    Jim DeMintRSC$55,950$253,170
    Dick DurbinDIL$87,500$1,371,209
    John EnsignRNV$3,250$14,650
    Mike EnziRWY$37,500$54,050
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$184,089$530,859
    Alan FrankenDMN$182,676$1,416,347
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$500,830$4,679,898
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$36,950$736,716
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$86,526$257,788
    Kay HaganDNC$142,524$560,498
    Tom HarkinDIA$39,100$533,782
    Orrin HatchRUT$230,650$448,338
    John HoevenRND$25,655$74,537
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$13,700$85,431
    Jim InhofeROK$12,000$204,745
    Dan InouyeDHI$74,200$343,560
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$72,300$415,232
    Mike JohannsRNE$19,000$167,449
    Ron JohnsonRWI$18,200$140,500
    Tim JohnsonDSD$10,750$274,311
    John KerryDMA$138,496$765,986
    Mark KirkRIL$68,250$931,540
    Amy KlobucharDMN$123,013$940,085
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$10,967$25,450
    Mary LandrieuDLA$100,649$1,462,435
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$24,050$763,051
    Patrick LeahyDVT$283,811$588,859
    Mike LeeRUT$75,750$114,637
    Carl LevinDMI$47,500$715,976
    Joe LiebermanICT$7,000$39,950
    Dick LugarRIN$31,350$323,780
    Joe ManchinDWV$72,616$627,903
    John McCainRAZ$116,601$348,006
    Claire McCaskillDMO$157,304$2,242,939
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$239,119$939,291
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$115,372$1,573,492
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$125,720$608,595
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$40,650$296,423
    Jerry MoranRKS$25,805$182,291
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$12,000$219,372
    Patty MurrayDWA$409,214$852,567
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$11,000$289,043
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$105,309$2,033,055
    Rand PaulRKY$49,845$162,019
    Rob PortmanROH$110,250$849,675
    Mark PryorDAR$68,881$606,832
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$23,200$388,253
    Harry ReidDNV$383,512$3,176,161
    Jim RischRID$30,194$60,600
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$33,700$250,680
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$98,386$695,774
    Marco RubioRFL$99,774$513,306
    Bernie SandersIVT$12,561$94,033
    Chuck SchumerDNY$266,784$2,057,920
    Jeff SessionsRAL$20,000$333,789
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$87,116$645,404
    Richard ShelbyRAL$114,180$379,800
    Olympia SnoweRME$72,362$177,081
    Debbie StabenowDMI$88,868$665,849
    Jon TesterDMT$107,199$1,209,189
    John ThuneRSD$76,850$305,936
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$86,447$572,340
    Mark UdallDCO$127,500$1,181,296
    Tom UdallDNM$60,650$855,343
    David VitterRLA$29,850$463,918
    Mark WarnerDVA$257,918$1,760,943
    Jim WebbDVA$21,395$84,562
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$111,392$668,989
    Roger WickerRMS$71,144$575,688
    Ron WydenDOR$211,712$592,758

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$4,000$15,100
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$39,982$340,599
    Kelly AyotteRNH$72,984$275,830
    John BarrassoRWY$46,650$144,473
    Max BaucusDMT$146,897$657,806
    Mark BegichDAK$51,305$542,507
    Michael BennetDCO$141,200$1,408,516
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$1,000$89,016
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$53,000$716,876
    Roy BluntRMO$83,588$631,359
    John BoozmanRAR$5,083$107,504
    Barbara BoxerDCA$420,524$1,933,649
    Scott BrownRMA$391,283$1,300,457
    Sherrod BrownDOH$63,400$1,681,644
    Richard BurrRNC$64,138$454,461
    Maria CantwellDWA$250,062$702,560
    Ben CardinDMD$43,279$512,163
    Tom CarperDDE$72,670$305,516
    Bob CaseyDPA$65,216$2,296,677
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$108,934$663,593
    Daniel CoatsRIN$21,957$267,806
    Tom CoburnROK$17,500$96,714
    William Thad CochranRMS$19,250$189,412
    Susan CollinsRME$118,044$533,568
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$2,000$47,228
    Chris CoonsDDE$43,800$636,246
    Bob CorkerRTN$59,962$557,866
    John CornynRTX$185,767$1,110,097
    Mike CrapoRID$70,970$118,640
    Jim DeMintRSC$55,950$253,170
    Dick DurbinDIL$87,500$1,371,209
    John EnsignRNV$3,250$14,650
    Mike EnziRWY$37,500$54,050
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$184,089$530,859
    Alan FrankenDMN$182,676$1,416,347
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$500,830$4,679,898
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$36,950$736,716
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$86,526$257,788
    Kay HaganDNC$142,524$560,498
    Tom HarkinDIA$39,100$533,782
    Orrin HatchRUT$230,650$448,338
    John HoevenRND$25,655$74,537
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$13,700$85,431
    Jim InhofeROK$12,000$204,745
    Dan InouyeDHI$74,200$343,560
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$72,300$415,232
    Mike JohannsRNE$19,000$167,449
    Ron JohnsonRWI$18,200$140,500
    Tim JohnsonDSD$10,750$274,311
    John KerryDMA$138,496$765,986
    Mark KirkRIL$68,250$931,540
    Amy KlobucharDMN$123,013$940,085
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$10,967$25,450
    Mary LandrieuDLA$100,649$1,462,435
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$24,050$763,051
    Patrick LeahyDVT$283,811$588,859
    Mike LeeRUT$75,750$114,637
    Carl LevinDMI$47,500$715,976
    Joe LiebermanICT$7,000$39,950
    Dick LugarRIN$31,350$323,780
    Joe ManchinDWV$72,616$627,903
    John McCainRAZ$116,601$348,006
    Claire McCaskillDMO$157,304$2,242,939
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$239,119$939,291
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$115,372$1,573,492
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$125,720$608,595
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$40,650$296,423
    Jerry MoranRKS$25,805$182,291
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$12,000$219,372
    Patty MurrayDWA$409,214$852,567
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$11,000$289,043
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$105,309$2,033,055
    Rand PaulRKY$49,845$162,019
    Rob PortmanROH$110,250$849,675
    Mark PryorDAR$68,881$606,832
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$23,200$388,253
    Harry ReidDNV$383,512$3,176,161
    Jim RischRID$30,194$60,600
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$33,700$250,680
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$98,386$695,774
    Marco RubioRFL$99,774$513,306
    Bernie SandersIVT$12,561$94,033
    Chuck SchumerDNY$266,784$2,057,920
    Jeff SessionsRAL$20,000$333,789
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$87,116$645,404
    Richard ShelbyRAL$114,180$379,800
    Olympia SnoweRME$72,362$177,081
    Debbie StabenowDMI$88,868$665,849
    Jon TesterDMT$107,199$1,209,189
    John ThuneRSD$76,850$305,936
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$86,447$572,340
    Mark UdallDCO$127,500$1,181,296
    Tom UdallDNM$60,650$855,343
    David VitterRLA$29,850$463,918
    Mark WarnerDVA$257,918$1,760,943
    Jim WebbDVA$21,395$84,562
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$111,392$668,989
    Roger WickerRMS$71,144$575,688
    Ron WydenDOR$211,712$592,758

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Computer software$4,063,964
    Online computer services$2,469,317
    Computers, components & accessories$2,064,431
    Computer manufacture & services$963,299
    Consumer groups$750

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Attorneys & law firms$59,494,084
    Book, newspaper & periodical publishing$4,341,494
    Advertising & public relations services$2,090,986
    Retail trade$889,218
    Direct mail advertising services$298,035
    Consumer groups$750
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