MD HB249 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 17 2020 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2020-03-02 - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing consumers to demand that a business not disclose the consumer's personal information to third parties and to exercise the right to opt out of third-party disclosure through a certain setting, including a browser setting, browser extension, or global device setting; prohibiting a business from disclosing the personal information of a consumer to a third party if the business has certain knowledge of or willfully disregards the fact the consumer is under the age of 18; etc.

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Consumer Protection - Right to Opt Out of Third-Party Disclosure



2020-03-02HouseUnfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn
2020-02-24HouseHearing canceled
2020-01-24HouseHearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-17HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Commercial Law13301(n/a)See Bill Text
Commercial Law144201(n/a)See Bill Text
Commercial Law144202(n/a)See Bill Text
Commercial Law144203(n/a)See Bill Text

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