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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.796 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act updating privacy protections for personal electronic information

By Ms. Spilka, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 796) of Karen E. Spilka, Martha M. Walz, William N. Brownsberger, Kay Khan and other members of the General Court for legislation to update privacy protections for personal electronic information. The Judiciary.

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Karen E. Spilka

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to protect the privacy of personal electronic information, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience., therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.


Name District/Address
Karen E. Spilka Second Middlesex and Norfolk
Martha M. Walz 8th Suffolk
William N. Brownsberger Second Suffolk and Middlesex
Kay Khan 11th Middlesex
Chris Walsh 6th Middlesex
James J. O'Day 14th Worcester
Michael J. Barrett Third Middlesex
Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. 26th Middlesex
Sal N. DiDomenico Middlesex and Suffolk
Brian R. Mannal 2nd Barnstable
Sonia Chang-Diaz Second Suffolk
Kenneth J. Donnelly Fourth Middlesex
Ryan C. Fattman 18th Worcester
Christopher G. Fallon 33rd Middlesex
Sheila C. Harrington 1st Middlesex
John V. Fernandes 10th Worcester
Diana DiZoglio 14th Essex
Timothy R. Madden Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket
Benjamin B. Downing Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin and Hampden
Carolyn C. Dykema 8th Middlesex
Patricia D. Jehlen Second Middlesex
Michael O. Moore Second Worcester
Denise Andrews 2nd Franklin
Denise Provost 27th Middlesex
F. Jay Barrows 1st Bristol
Ellen Story 3rd Hampshire
Thomas P. Conroy 13th Middlesex
Sean Garballey 23rd Middlesex
James B. Eldridge Middlesex and Worcester
Paul R. Heroux 2nd Bristol
Stephen M. Brewer Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Middlesex
Thomas M. McGee Third Essex
Brian A. Joyce Norfolk, Bristol and Plymouth
Byron Rushing 9th Suffolk
Katherine M. Clark Fifth Middlesex

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