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§ 14-3507. Compliance with federal laws

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCommercial LawEffective: January 1, 2018

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Commercial Law
Title 14. Miscellaneous Consumer Protection Provisions
Subtitle 35. Maryland Personal Information Protection Act (Refs & Annos)
Effective: January 1, 2018
MD Code, Commercial Law, § 14-3507
§ 14-3507. Compliance with federal laws
(a) In this section, “affiliate” means a company that controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with a business described in subsection (c)(1) or (d)(1) of this section.
(b) A business that complies with the requirements for notification procedures, the protection or security of personal information, or the destruction of personal information under the rules, regulations, procedures, or guidelines established by the primary or functional federal or State regulator of the business shall be deemed to be in compliance with this subtitle.
(c)(1) A business that is subject to and in compliance with § 501(b) of the federal Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, 15 U.S.C. § 6801, § 216 of the federal Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act, 15 U.S.C. § 1681w, the federal Interagency Guidelines Establishing Information Security Standards, and the federal Interagency Guidance on Response Programs for Unauthorized Access to Customer Information and Customer Notice, and any revisions, additions, or substitutions, shall be deemed to be in compliance with this subtitle.
(2) An affiliate that complies with § 501(b) of the federal Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, 15 U.S.C. § 6801, § 216 of the federal Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act, 15 U.S.C. § 1681w, the federal Interagency Guidelines Establishing Information Security Standards, and the federal Interagency Guidance on Response Programs for Unauthorized Access to Customer Information and Customer Notice, and any revisions, additions, or substitutions, shall be deemed to be in compliance with this subtitle.
(d)(1) A business that is subject to and in compliance with the federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 shall be deemed to be in compliance with this subtitle.
(2) An affiliate that is in compliance with the federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 shall be deemed to be in compliance with this subtitle.

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Added by Acts 2007, c. 531, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 2008; Acts 2007, c. 532, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 2008. Amended by Acts 2013, c. 43, § 5; Acts 2017, c. 518, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 2018.

Editors' Notes

HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES
2013 Legislation
Acts 2013, c. 43, § 5, in subsecs. (c)(1) and (2), substituted “federal Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act” for “federal Fair and Accurate Transactions Act”.
2017 Legislation
Acts 2017, c. 518, § 1, in (a), inserted a reference to (d)(1); and inserted (d).
MD Code, Commercial Law, § 14-3507, MD COML § 14-3507
Current through legislation effective July 1, 2020, from the 2020 Regular Session of the General Assembly.
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