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Ed Markey (D-Mass.) has spoken in support of amending the Gramm-Leach Bliley Act to require encryption.
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and the Gramm-Leach Bliley Act protect consumer privacy and, equally as important, make companies liable if consumer information gets into the wrong hands.
The proposed rule is contrary to what Congress intended when it passed the Gramm-Leach Bliley Act in 1999, which clarifies any congressional intent and amends the Bank Holding Company Act to preclude any such action by the Federal Reserve or Treasury.