Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive

News Now

Washington
Senate Banking to conduct Feb. 3 data security hearing
WASINGTON (1/28/14)--The Senate Banking Committee will be first up with a 2014 hearing to investigate better ways to safeguard consumers' personal financial data.

Sen. Tim Johnson (D-S.D.), the committee's leader, announced Monday that his panel has scheduled six witnesses to testify on data security issues Monday, Feb. 3, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. (ET).

The hearing will be held in room 538 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building and will be webcast live via the committee's website (see resource link).

Soon after the recent data breach at Target, the Credit Union National Association was the first trade group to communicate with members of Congress, seeking hearings on the issue.  (See related story: CUNA warns Congress of 'dangerous moral hazard' amid breach responses.)

Use the second resource link to read the hearing witness list.
RSS print
News Now LiveWire
Expanded ATM services at branches attractive to members: @CFIGroup. See #NewsNow Friday
13 hours ago
#FinCEN imposes civil money penalty against NJ's BPI money services co. for #BSA violations http://t.co/WnDzOcxdOZ
15 hours ago
.@ABCULCUs give hat tip to America's #100MM #creditunion milestone http://t.co/q8yo6Lx3LM
16 hours ago
The @CFPB has announced new Credit Union Advisory Council members, as well as other senior leaders, advisory board and council members.
17 hours ago
GDP expanded 4.2% on an annualized basis in 2Q according to Bureau of Economic Analysis
17 hours ago