Bill Status of HB2871 101st General Assembly
Short Description: DATA BROKER REGISTRATION ACT
Rep. Celina Villanueva and Ann M. Williams
| 1/13/2021||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Data Broker Registration Act. Requires a data broker to annually register with the Secretary of State. Defines "data broker" as a business or unit of a business, separately or together, that knowingly collects and sells or licenses to third parties the brokered personal information of a consumer with whom the business does not have a direct relationship. Provides registration requirements, the duties a data broker has to protect personally identifiable information, and the requirements for an information security program. Effective January 1, 2020.