Washington privacy act

Washington state fails to pass consumer privacy act, again


The bill proposed by Sen. Reuven Carlyle for a second year found passage in both houses, which ultimately failed to agree on the issue of enforcement.

Washington state House passes privacy act, but who will enforce it?


A key difference in the bill's House and Senate versions centers on the rights of consumers to file lawsuits against companies that violate the proposed law.

Washington state's privacy act faces moment of truth


After clear passage through the state Senate, it's up to members of the state House to decide whether the bill provides the right data-privacy protections to consumers.