UTA LEG System Breach Disclosures

On Feb. 14, UTA LEG passed bill re cybersecurity, breach notification.

  • UTA LEG passed bill SB 98 regarding online data security and privacy amendments.
  • Amended provisions on cybersecurity, breach notifications, domain name extensions.
  • Bill Provisions
  • Amended UTA LEG 13-44-202 (personal information), UTA LEG 63D-2-102 (privacy definitions), and UTA LEG 63D-2-105 (use of unauthorized domain extensions).
  • A person who owns/licenses computerized data that includes UTA resident personal data must conduct a reasonable and prompt investigation when aware of a breach.
  • To determine the likelihood that personal data has been or will be misused for fraud.
  • Defined cyber security breach notification requirements; must report to Cyber Center.
  • Utah Cyber Center (UCC) must collaborate with information technology directors, cybersecurity professionals, or equivalent individuals representing political subdivisions
  • Set governmental entity cyber security breach notification requirements to UCC.
  • Established allowed use of authorized domain extensions for government websites.
  • Legislative History
  • On Jan. 16, 2024, bill was introduced in Senate; on Jan. 31, 2024, bill passed Senate.
  • On Feb. 1, 2024, bill was introduced in House; on Feb. 14, 2024, bill passed House.
  • Effectiveness
  • Pending the approval of the governor, bill provision become effective on May 1, 2024.
  • Mar. 2024 UTA LEG Governor Approval
  • On Mar. 19, 2024, UTA LEG governor approved bill SB 98, in effect on May 1, 2024.

Regulators UTA LEG
Entity Types CNSM; Corp
Reference Bill, 3/19/2024; Bill SB0098S03, 2/16/2024; Bill SB0098S03, SB0098, 2/14/2024; Citation: *UTA LEG* 13-44-202, 63D-2-102, 63D-2-105;
Functions Compliance; Cyber; Legal; Privacy; Technology
Countries United States of America
Products Corporate
Regions Am
Rule Type Final
Rule Date 2/14/2024
Effective Date 5/1/2024
Rule Id 201355
Linked to N/A
Reg. Last Update 3/19/2024
Report Section US Consumer

Last substantive update on 03/24/2024