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November 20, 2019

Sneak peek: How Washington state lawmakers plan to regulate data privacy and facial recognition

Source: GeekWire, November 18, 2019

Sneak peek: How Washington state lawmakers plan to regulate data privacy and facial recognition

Washington state legislators will push for new regulations governing data privacy and facial recognition next year…In their second attempt, Washington Democrats hope to give consumers new rights to ownership over their data, establish new transparency requirements for companies that process consumer data, and implement new safeguards for facial recognition technology.