Notifying State Authorities

Most people keep track of the laws that require notification to impacted individuals.  But what about the laws that require notification to state authorities? There are several states that require notification to a government authority in the event of a breach (sometimes only in limited circumstances).  The states are listed below, with (where relevant), links to their online forms:


California
Connecticut
Florida
Hawaii
Indiana
Iowa
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Missouri
North Carolina
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New York
Puerto Rico
South Carolina
Virginia
Vermont


Details about when to notify these authorities, what authorities to notify, and much, much more is available in Thomas on Data Breach.

Thomas On Data Breach

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A Practical Guide to Handling Data Breach Notifications Worldwide