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States Continue to Move Forward on Their Own Privacy and Security Laws: Nevada, Maine, and Oregon Are The Latest

As federal lawmakers consider national privacy legislation, states have moved to implement their own consumer privacy and data security laws. California has led the charge with the passage of the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA), a broad privacy law that regulates how certain businesses use personal information. On the heels of the CCPA, in September 2018, California also passed legislation addressing security of Internet of Things (IoT) devices, SB 327.