MS HB62 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 2 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-02-02 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

An Act To Prohibit State Agencies Administering Programs That Provide Monetary Or Nonmonetary Assistance, Benefits Or Services To Eligible Applicants From Publicly Disclosing Any Personal Or Identifying Information Received By The Agency From The Applicants In Such Manner As To Reveal The Identity Of The Applicants; To Specify The Type Of Identifying Information To Which This Act Applies; To Provide That Before Any Information Received By A State Agency From An Applicant May Be Provided To A Person Or Entity Outside Of The Agency, The Agency Shall Redact All Identifying Information From The Information That Is Provided; To Provide That A Violation Of This Act Is A Misdemeanor; And For Related Purposes.

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Title

State agencies; prohibit disclosure of identifying information received from program applicants.

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-02HouseDied In Committee
2021-01-05HouseReferred To Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency;Appropriations

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