2007 Regular Session


File Code: Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Sponsored By:
Delegates Shewell, Boteler, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, Impallaria, Kach, McComas, Minnick, Shank, Stocksdale, Stull, and Weldon
Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act


Requiring a business to destroy records that contain specified personal information in a specified manner; requiring a business that owns or licenses specified personal information to implement and maintain specified security procedures and practices; requiring businesses that own or license specified data that include specified personal information to notify specified individuals of a breach of the security of a system under specified circumstances; providing that a violation of the Act is an unfair or deceptive trade practice; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Tanya Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A
Delegate Richard B. Weldon, Jr., District 3B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Traders; etc
Computers -see also- Electronic Commerce; Electronic Govmnt.
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Financial Institutions -see also- Banks; Credit Unions; etc.
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Unfair Trade Practices

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Commercial Law
( 14-3501 , 14-3502 , 14-3503 , 14-3504 , 14-3505 , 14-3506 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered