Florida Governor Signs Expanded Data Breach Bill Into Law

more+
less-
more+
less-

On June 20, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed the Florida Information Protection Act of 2014. Passed by the legislature as CS/CS/SB 1524, its provisions are now law, and will be codified at Chapter 2014-189, Laws of Florida, and Section 501.171, Florida Statutes. The new requirements, which expand certain data breach obligations in Florida, become effective on July 1, 2014. A detailed summary of the bill is available here.

On June 20, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed the Florida Information Protection Act of 2014. Passed by the legislature as CS/CS/SB 1524, its provisions are now law, and will be codified at Chapter 2014-189, Laws of Florida, and Section 501.171, Florida Statutes. The new requirements, which expand certain data breach obligations in Florida, become effective on July 1, 2014. A detailed summary of the bill is available here.  - See more at: http://www.hklaw.com/PrivacyBlog/Florida-Governor-Signs-Expanded-Data-Breach-Bill-Into-Law-06-24-2014/#sthash.WGEHd0PS.dpuf
On June 20, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed the Florida Information Protection Act of 2014. Passed by the legislature as CS/CS/SB 1524, its provisions are now law, and will be codified at Chapter 2014-189, Laws of Florida, and Section 501.171, Florida Statutes. The new requirements, which expand certain data breach obligations in Florida, become effective on July 1, 2014. A detailed summary of the bill is available here.  - See more at: http://www.hklaw.com/PrivacyBlog/Florida-Governor-Signs-Expanded-Data-Breach-Bill-Into-Law-06-24-2014/#sthash.WGEHd0PS.dpuf

Topics:  Data Breach, New Legislation, Privacy Laws

Published In: Privacy Updates, Science, Computers & Technology Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Holland & Knight LLP | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »