NAA/NMHC have been in close contact with Rep. Luetkemeyer and other key allies to share insights into how the industry uses consumer data and how we protect it. While details of the proposal have yet to be released, NAA/NMHC have advocated that it includes:
The House Energy & Commerce Committee also shares jurisdiction on this issue and is expected to weigh in with their own proposal in the near future. An agreement must be reached between the two Committees before the full House is able to advance any measure.
NAA/NMHC will continue to work with Congress to create a federal data standard that recognizes the unique nature and needs of the rental housing industry while ensuring the data that our members collect, use and maintain is secure.