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2018 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to Internet service providers; and declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Prohibits public bodies from contracting with broadband Internet access service providers that engage in certain network management activities based on paid prioritization, content blocking or other discrimination.
Prohibits broadband Internet access service provider from disclosing, selling or permitting access to personal information of customers of provider. Creates exceptions, including exception for giving express consent.] Requires broadband Internet access service provider to take reasonable measures to protect personal information of customers of provider.] Requires broadband Internet access service provider to provide notice of provisions of Act to potential customers of provider.] Makes violation of Act unlawful trade practice.] Establishes Task Force on Broadband Security to study uniformity of laws throughout United States with respect to protecting customers of broadband Internet access service providers. Requires task force to submit report, including recommendations for legislation, to interim committee of Legislative Assembly related to judiciary no later than December 15, 2018.] Provides limited exceptions, including for activities necessary to address needs of public safety and law enforcement. Becomes operative January 1, 2019. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
Chapter Number: Chapter 88
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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