Sep 17 2002

PRIVACY HEARING: THURSDAY, SEPT. 19TH AT 10:00 A.M.

SENATOR SHELBY AND THE SENATE BANKING COMMITTEE WILL HOLD A HEARING INTO PRIVACY AND CONSUMER PROTECTION ISSUES ON THURSDAY, SEPT 19, 10 AM, 538 DIRKSEN.

The hearing will examine the public's concern about financial privacy, the adequacy of current Federal laws designed to protect the personal nonpublic information held by financial institutions, and whether improvements in Federal law are necessary or appropriate for the protection of consumers.

The hearing will be held:

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2002

10:00 AM

538 DIRKSEN SENATE OFFICE BUILDING

 

Scheduled to testify are:

 

The Honorable Mike Hatch, Attorney General of Minnesota;

The Honorable William H. Sorrell, Attorney General of Vermont;

The Honorable Jim Kasper, Representative, North Dakota House of Representatives;

Ms. Phyllis Schlafly, Eagle Forum;

Mr. Edmund Mierzwinski, US Public Interest Research Group;

Professor Fred H. Cate, Indiana University School of Law; and

John Dugan, Esquire, representing the Financial Services Coordinating Council.