Bill Status of HB2871  101st General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Celina Villanueva and Ann M. Williams

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

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.

DateChamber Action
  2/14/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Celina Villanueva
  2/14/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/26/2019HouseAssigned to Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, & IT Committee
  2/27/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
  3/6/2019HouseTo Broadband Access and IT Assurance Subcommittee
  3/29/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die