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Commercial Law - Internet Privacy and Net Neutrality

Sponsored by:

Delegate Frick


In the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

Synopsis:Specifying the circumstances under which a broadband Internet access service provider may handle certain customer personal information in a certain manner; establishing a mechanism through which a broadband Internet access service provider may obtain customer consent to have certain personal information handled in a certain manner; declaring the intent of the General Assembly that if the State or a municipality provides broadband Internet services, they may not impose use restrictions that prohibit the exercise of free speech; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Frick, Reznik, Barve, Carr, Chang, Clippinger, Ebersole, Healey, Jones, Krimm, Lafferty, Luedtke, McIntosh, Morhaim, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Stein, A. Washington, M. Washington, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2018
Economic Matters  View Committee HearingRules
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Demographics -see also- Census; Data
Drivers' Licenses
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Emergency Medical Services
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(14-4101 through 14-4109)
Article - State Finance and Procurement

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April 9, 2018 10:07 P.M.