Leader Rodgers: “This bipartisan, bicameral bill is the best opportunity we’ve had to pass a federal data privacy law in decades.”
Washington, D.C. — House Energy and Commerce Committee Republican Leader Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) delivered opening remarks at today’s Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee hearing on the bipartisan, bicameral draft discussion bill that empowers Americans with more control over their personal data online.
Excerpts and highlights from her remarks:
“One of my top priorities when I served as the Republican Leader of this subcommittee was enacting a federal privacy standard.
“This bipartisan, bicameral draft bill, the American Data Privacy and Protection Act, includes policies that have been...