December 04, 2003
President Signs Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003
From the Congressional Record, H.R. 2622
White House Fact Sheet on the Act, which provides that consumers may obtain each year, free of charge, a personal credit history report, that merchants must omit from sales receipts all but the last five digits of a customer's credit card number, and that procedures for government oversight and financial institution notification of ID theft and fraud be implemented.