Indiana Enacts ID Theft Law

by Sabrina I. Pacifici on July 7, 2003

From the press release by Rep. Matt Pierce: Effective July 1, Senate Enrolled Act 320 (Public Law 22) “provides a way for victims of identity theft to restore tainted credit histories, and expands the legal definition of the crime to make prosecutions easier.”

  • the law expands the definition of identifying information as follows: “Identifying information means information that identifies an individual, including an individual’s: (1) name, address, date of birth, place of employment, employer identification number, mother’s maiden name, Social Security number, or any identification number issued by a governmental entity…”
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