UW Privacy Office

September 28, 2018

In push for US federal privacy law, state preemption will depend on the details

Source: The Privacy Advisor, International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), Sept. 27, 2018

In push for US federal privacy law, state preemption will depend on the details

In the wake of the EU General Data Protection Regulation and driven by the surprise passage this summer of the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, momentum behind a federal baseline privacy law has been a new force on Capitol Hill, something that seemed unimaginable even earlier this year.