2013 Regular Session
HB 2654 B
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Doherty , Senator Knopp , Senator Starr
Regular Sponsors: Senator Burdick , Senator Edwards , Senator Rosenbaum , Senator Steiner Hayward (Presession Filed)
Bill Title: Relating to compelled access to social media accounts.
Catchline/Summary: Prohibits employer from requiring or requesting employee or applicant for employment to provide access to personal social media account, to add employer to social media contact list or to allow employer to view employee's or applicant's personal social media account.
Prohibits employer from requiring or requesting employee or applicant for employment to provide access to personal social media account<b>,</b> <i>or</i>] to add employer to social media contact list<b> or to allow employer to view employee's or applicant's personal social media account</b>. Prohibits retaliation by employer against employee or applicant for refusal to provide access to accounts or to add employer to contact list. Exempts employer from liability for inadvertently obtaining access to social media account of employee. .
Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Measure History
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