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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.287 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act updating chapter 93H data security protections to include biometric information

By Mr. Mariano of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 287) of Ronald Mariano and others for legislation to protect the privacy and security of biometric information. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.

Bill Information

Ronald Mariano

Emergency Preamble

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

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill H.287
Date Branch Action
1/22/2019 House Referred to the committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure
1/22/2019 Senate Senate concurred
4/23/2019 Joint Hearing scheduled for 04/29/2019 from 01:00 PM-04:00 PM in A-2
10/26/2020 House Accompanied a study order, see H5043

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