South Dakota Senate panel approves data breach legislation

AP reports:

A legislative panel has approved a bill that would require companies to inform South Dakota residents whose personal information was taken in a data breach.

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 7-0 Tuesday to advance Attorney General Marty Jackley’s bill.

Read more on Seattle Times.

Related: Senate Bill 62

Update: See also this article by  Michael Bertoncini of Jackson Lewis:

South Dakota May Become 49th State to Pass a Data Breach Notification Law

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