FORMER FMA ISSUE BRIEF INTRODUCED TO PROVIDE LIFETIME COVERAGE OF THOSE AFFECTED BY OPM DATA BREACH - May 15, 2018
Bill Would Provide Lifetime Identity Protection to Feds Affected By OPM Data Breach
By Erich Wagner, Government Executive
Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger, D-Md., and Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., introduced the Reducing the Effects of the Cyberattack on OPM Victims Emergency Response Act (H.R. 5765) on May 10. The bill marks the latest effort to expand credit monitoring and identity protection services for the more than 21 million current and former federal employees and contractors whose Social Security numbers were exposed as part of multiple data breaches.