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North Dakota Proposed Privacy Law

Created on July 13, 2020


Demand Generation Manager, Exterro

Why This Privacy Law is Important: The bill originally introduced was intended to empower North Dakota residents to know more about the personal data collected by a company, how it is shared, and allow them to request that the data be deleted. However, the bill was amended to study the issue first. Overview/Status of Bill: This bill passed the North Dakota House of Representatives in February 2019 (ND HB 1485). Who it Applies To: If passed, it would grant North Dakota citizens the right to request personal identifiable information (PII) to be... Read More

Nebraska Proposed Privacy Law

Created on July 13, 2020


Demand Generation Manager, Exterro

Why This Privacy Law is Important: Nebraska Consumer Data Privacy Act strikingly similar to the CCPA with very few differences. The proposed bill is set up to enhance the protection of Nebraska resident’s private online data. Overview/Status of Bill: The Nebraska Consumer Data Privacy Act would give Nebraska residents additional rights and control over how their personal data is being collected and used. Under the Nebraska Consumer Data Privacy Act residents would have the right to know, the right to access, the right to opt-out, and the right to deletion of their... Read More

Louisiana’s Database Security Breach Notification Law

Created on July 13, 2020


Demand Generation Manager, Exterro

Why This Privacy Law is Important: These amendments to Louisiana’s Database Security Breach Notification Law went into effect in 2018 with three major updates: The expansion of the definition of personal informationRequired notice to affected residentsNew data security and destruction requirements Overview/Status of Bill: Amended bill went into effect on August 1, 2018. Need to Know Information: Who it Applies To: This law is applicable to all organizations that “maintain computerized information” that conduct business in the state of Louisiana. Organizations are required to provide notification in the event of a breach... Read More

Wisconsin Proposed Data Privacy Law

Created on June 22, 2020


Demand Generation Manager, Exterro

Why This Privacy Law is Important: The Wisconsin Data Privacy Act is three separate bills that together would give consumers more control over their personal data, and would strengthen Wisconsin’s data security and breach notification requirements. Need to Know Information: Who it Applies To: The three bills define a “Consumer” as an individual who is a resident of the state of Wisconsin. The “Controller” is the company who is responsible for the consumer’s data. It excludes law enforcement, and federal, state, and local government individuals. What is Covered: The bills allow consumers... Read More

Minnesota Proposed Privacy Law

Created on June 22, 2020


Demand Generation Manager, Exterro

Overview/Status of Bill: Minnesota Consumer Data Privacy Act was introduced on March 2, 2020 to the State House of Representatives and to the State Senate on March 11, 2020. If approved, the bills would enter into effect on July 31, 2021. Need to Know Information: What is Covered: Consumers would have the right to access, right to correction, right to deletion, right to data portability, and right to opt out of their personal data held by a controller or processor. In addition, the bills set out the processes for the exercise of... Read More

Proposed Pennsylvania Privacy Law

Created on June 22, 2020


Demand Generation Manager, Exterro

Why This Privacy Law is Important: Pennsylvania along with many other states is in the process of enacting privacy legislation focusing on the protection of consumers’ personal data. Currently pending before the Committee on Consumers, the bill addresses consumer data privacy by setting forth the rights of consumers as well as the duties of companies relating to the collection of consumer personal information. Overview/Status of Bill: This bill provides additional rights and control to consumers over how their personal data is being collected and used. Pennsylvania residents would have the right to... Read More

Proposed Texas Privacy Law

Created on June 22, 2020


Demand Generation Manager, Exterro

Why This Privacy Law is Important: Texas is slowly making progress to increase it’s data privacy laws. The bill went into effect January 1, 2020 is the result of amendments made to the state’s data breach notification law.  Overview/Status of Bill: HB 4390 amended Texas’ former data breach notification law to impose stricter timelines and reporting actions in the event of a possible data breach and created the Texas Privacy Protection Advisory Council. Which has been tasked with studying and developing recommendations regarding data privacy legislation. Need to Know Information: Who it... Read More