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Subcommittee On Data Privacy

Concerning the creation of a subcommittee to address information security, and, in connection therewith, charging the subcommittee to consider strategies for protecting data and other information resources of the state against unauthorized access, disclosure, use, modification, or destruction.
2017 Regular Session
State Government
Telecommunications & Information Technology
Bill Summary

The bill creates within the joint technology committee a subcommittee on data privacy and cyber-security (subcommittee) to consider:

  • Whether state governmental agencies are collecting or retaining data that exceeds what is necessary and appropriate for such agencies to perform their functions;
  • Who has access to sensitive data, the extent of such access, and appropriate measures to protect sensitive data; and
  • Measures to protect sensitive data against unauthorized access, disclosure, use, modification, or destruction.

The subcommittee shall submit its findings to the joint technology committee and to the general assembly by January 1, 2018. The subcommittee is repealed, effective July 1, 2018.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)




Bill Text


Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Rep. T. Carver, Rep. J. Melton
Sen. K. Lundberg


Sen. M. Merrifield


The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details