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Montana Leads State Action on Net Neutrality
On Monday, Montana Governor Steve Bullock (D) signed an executive order requiring internet service providers (ISPs) with state contracts to adhere to “ net neutrality.” The state became the first to enact such measures in response to the Federal Communications...
MultiState's 2017 State Policy Review & 2018 Preview
This is an updated compilation of six separate posts the MultiState team has published over the past month reviewing the top state issues of 2017 and previewing what's ahead in 2018.

Budgets

At the start of 2017, MultiState found that 31 states were facing budget...
2017 State Policy Review: Privacy

Technology and the rise of social media have pushed privacy concerns into the spotlight for policymakers. States have grappled with how to protect consumers' personal information and prevent it from falling into nefarious hands. Recent high-profile hacks at Uber, Verizon...

Recent Hacks Spur States to Pass More Data Security Breach Notification Laws
The recent hack of Equifax, one of the country's three major credit-reporting companies, is the latest example of Americans' personal information under attack from foreign governments, organized criminals, and mischievous hackers. Equifax's data breach has placed roughly...
Battle For Internet Privacy Moves From White House to Statehouses

Last week, President Donald Trump signed a Congressional Review Act resolution repealing internet privacy rules passed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) during the end of the Obama Administration. A key component of these regulations required internet...

Technology Spurs States to Pass More Data Security Breach Notification Laws

The recent hack of the Democratic National Committee email is the latest example of information under attack from foreign governments, organized criminals, and mischievous hackers. Political organizations, government agencies, companies, and anyone that collects and...

Trends in Gubernatorial Priorities in 2016

Note: we’ll be updating this post as more governors deliver State of the State addresses. Check back for updates!

2016 Predictions: What Will State Legislatures Focus On this Year?

Note: we'll be updating this post as more information is announced in state legislatures. Check back for updates!

Data Privacy: 2014 Session Update

 

By: Rachel Arnold, Research Analyst August 12, 2014

Data Privacy - An oxymoron?

 

By: Rachel Arnold, Research Analyst February 6, 2014

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