Seeking a leadership role in defining biometric identification law, the California Bankers Association is backing a bill to deter high-tech identity theft.

The association joined with the Los Angeles-based Center for Law in the Public Interest in drafting a bill sponsored by Democratic Assemblyman Kevin Murray. The state Legislature is expected to hold hearings on it this year.

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