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Banks have been subject to comprehensive federal privacy and data security standards for decades.

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While robust federal privacy and data security protection requirements for financial institutions have been in place for more than 20 years, other business sectors lack comparable requirements and have been the source of many large-scale breaches. ABA supports legislation that would put in place consistent privacy and data security standards across all sectors.

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Consumers trust banks most to keep their information safe.

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