Courtesy LawDog (Read this. Now.), I went to Bayou Renaissance Man and read Peter's piece about how Identity theft just became much easier!.
As reluctant as I am to say "There Ought To Be A Law!", this is, well, appalling.
And they want us to maintain our medical (etc.) records on the internet, and make us carry biometric National ID Cards (which will have to have the data stored someplace...)?