HB0974 (CH0518)

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2017 Regular Session



Maryland Personal Information Protection Act - Revisions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carey


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 518

Synopsis:Requiring a specified business, when destroying an employee's or a former employee's records containing specified personal information of the employee or former employee, to take specified steps to protect against unauthorized access to or use of the information; altering the circumstances under which a specified business must conduct an investigation and notify specified persons of a specified breach; authorizing a specified business to provide a specified required notice in a specified manner under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Carey and Lisanti
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0525
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): January 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Biometrics
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Corporations -see also- Municipal Corps; Public Corps & Inst
Cybersecurity -see also- Safety
Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Federal Government
Financial Institutions -see also- Banks; Credit Unions; etc.
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Residency -see also- Immigrants and Citizenship
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(14-3501, 14-3502, 14-3503, 14-3504, 14-3505, 14-3506, 14-3507, 14-3508)

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November 28, 2017 1:04 P.M.