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Privacy Is NJ water safe to drink? Senate panel to hold hearings on water quality law

Specifically, lawmakers plan to look closely at compliance with the 2017 law that required public and private water companies and utilities to annually assess their infrastructure and develop asset...

Privacy Head of Senate tech task force wants to focus on data privacy

WASHINGTON - Silicon Valley has found itself at the center of increasing antitrust scrutiny in Washington. But the Republican charged with leading the Senate's work on tech issues says lawmakers' ...

Privacy The Technology 202: The head of a Senate tech task force wants to focus on data privacy

Silicon Valley has found itself at the center of increasing antitrust scrutiny in Washington. But the Republican charged with leading the Senate’s work on tech issues says lawmakers' first priority...

Privacy Healthcare Data Hacking the New “Space Race,” Leaders Tell Senate

which means the focus needs to shift from thinking about where data resides and to simplifying regulations to make privacy and security more effective – especially around HIPAA, Bordenick...

Privacy Senate Tech Task Force Convenes, Focused on Data Privacy Concerns

July 22, 2019 - The first Senate Judiciary Committee Tech Task Force convened last week, to begin discussions on how to handle technology issues across all sectors, including those with data ...

Privacy Senate Judiciary Committee on Children's Online Privacy

2019-07-09T10:00:00-04:00https://images.c-span.org/defaults/capitol.jpgThe Senate Judiciary Committee holds a hearing on protecting children online and data privacy. The Senate Judiciary Committee ...

Privacy Senate Bill Reopens Thorny Privacy Debate: Can You Put a Price on Personal Data?

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Privacy Senate Democrat Asks FTC to Force Google to Delete Data on Minors

The FTC is probing whether the world’s largest video site broke the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act ... said the FTC should make Google delete all data collected from children ...

Privacy How Much Is Your Data Worth to Facebook and Google? A New Senate Bill Aims to Find Out

“It’s that companies face few limitations on what they’re allowed to do with people’s data.” The Dashboard Act has some parallels to the California Consumer Privacy Act (COPA), according ...

Privacy A bipartisan Senate bill would tell you how much Facebook and Google make from your data

who face scrutiny over their privacy practices, disinformation and misleading content, and allegations of anti-competitive behavior. Under the bill, “commercial data operators” with more ...

Privacy Ex-Senate aide sentenced to 4 years in prison for data leak

His sentencing came as a second former Hassan aide was charged with assisting Cosko in revealing the private information ... and he began an "extensive computer fraud and data theft scheme" that he...

Privacy Proposed Senate data privacy bill will expand HIPAA, limit health apps

A new bill proposed by Sens. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, on June 14 would expand HIPAA's reach to include regulation of wearable devices, digital health apps and DNA...

Privacy Senate privacy bill aims to set new federal standard for consumer health apps

Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) have introduced a bill that would create new privacy regulations protecting consumer health data collected through health tracking apps, ...

Privacy Brazilian Senate committee shuns Bolsonaro's decree easing guns law

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A Senate committee on Wednesday rejected Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s decree that significantly loosened laws banning the ability ... Making it easier for private ...

Privacy NY Senate Hearing Explores Online Privacy

The state Senate recently held a public hearing to discuss a bill that would give New Yorkers more control over their personal data online. State Senator Kevin Thomas introduced a draft of the New ...

Privacy Senate Committee Delves Into “Shadow Industry” of Data Brokers

and Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing today to discuss the impact of data brokers on financial data privacy, credit, insurance, employment, and housing. Chairman Mike Crapo, D-Idaho, said he...

Privacy Senate talks on US data privacy law grind to a halt

In the absence of a federal law, the industry faces the spectre of tough provisions ... citizens should have the right to sue companies for data breaches. The so-called private right of action is ...

Privacy Calif. Senate Blocks Bill To Update Consumer Privacy Law

The CCPA was rushed into law in June to prevent a more stringent privacy initiative from appearing on the November ballot. The legislation requires online businesses like Google LLC and Facebook...

Privacy Senate Scraps Bill Giving Consumers Power to Sue for Data-Privacy Violations

“I remain committed to ensuring California’s privacy protections are preserved and strengthened.” The bill had been targeted by the California Chamber of Commerce, the Internet Association and...

Privacy Senate inches forward on privacy regulations

Two more lawmakers have joined a Senate effort to craft a bipartisan online privacy bill, but the group still seemed far from releasing legislation as they huddled on Tuesday. The bottom line: ...