UW Privacy Office

May 13, 2019

Washington becomes the latest state to amend its data breach notification law

Source: Lexology, ReedSmith LLC, May 12,2019

Washington becomes the latest state to amend its data breach notification law

“…the amended law expands the definition of personal information to include the person’s first name or first initial and last name paired with one of the following elements: the full date of birth; health insurance policy or identification number; medical history, information about mental or physical condition, or a health care professional’s medical diagnosis or treatment; student, military, or passport number; private key used to authenticate or sign electronic records; or certain biometric data.”