A sweeping new tech bill from Silicon Valley Democrats promises privacy, interoperability, and protection from algorithmic discrimination and manipulation

Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2019/12/03/digital-privacy-agency.html


* not disclose or sell personal information without explicit consent;

I’m shocked that even is on the list…


I’m even more shocked that they didn’t exempt political parties from the rules like they did with the do-not-call laws.

Have Eshoo and Lofgren shared who actually wrote the bill? For some reason this information is often very difficult to find and in the spirit of this bill, I think they should share who the actual author (or authors) is.


If it’s too long to read, it’ll probably pass.

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