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House Energy and Commerce scraps markup on bipartisan bill to create national privacy standard

By Sara Friedman / June 27, 2024

The House Energy and Commerce Committee abruptly canceled a markup scheduled for this morning on a bill to establish a national data privacy standard, following intense opposition from business and civil society stakeholders, as well as from House GOP leaders.

"It’s outrageous that Republican Leadership would interfere with the Committee’s bipartisan regular order process. I commend Chair Rodgers for her dedication to giving Americans back control of their data. This is a dire problem that Congress needs to solve. It...

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