Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-CA) and Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) introduced H.R. 4978, the Online Privacy Act of 2019. The legislation aims to protect individuals and restore trust in technology companies. Specifically, the bills establishes a Data Privacy Agency (DPA), creates user rights, places clear obligations on companies, and strengthens enforcement.
To see the press release from Congresswoman Eshoo’s office, click here.