Expand Privacy Protections for Digital Data

02/18/2021
Status: Sent to Governor

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Summary

HB 479, proposed by Representative Katie Sullivan of Missoula, follows Frontier Institute’s recommendations to expand protections for private digital information. HB 479 brings updates to Montana’s data privacy protections, extending warrant requirements for data stored in the cloud and ensuring against the mass collection of innocent data not directly related to a search. 

Last Action

Hearing scheduled for February 23, 2021