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Title : Title 01. GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter : Chapter 14-A. NOTICE OF INFORMATION PRACTICES (HEADING. PL 2001, c. 321, Pt. B, @1 (new))
Title 1 - §541. Definitions

Title 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter 14-A: NOTICE OF INFORMATION PRACTICES (HEADING: PL 2001, c. 321, Pt. B, @1 (new))
§541. Definitions

As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings. [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]

1. Personal information. "Personal information" means information about a natural person that readily identifies that specific person. [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]


2. Public entity. "Public entity" means:



A. The Legislature; [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]




B. The Judicial Department; [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]




C. A state agency or authority; [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]




D. The University of Maine System, the Maine Maritime Academy and the Maine Community College System; [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new); 2003, c. 20, Pt. OO, §2 (amd); §4 (aff).]




E. A county, municipality, school district or any regional or other political or administrative subdivision; and [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]




F. An advisory organization established, authorized or organized by law or resolve or by executive order issued by the Governor. [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]

[2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new); 2003, c. 20, Pt. OO, §2 (amd); §4 (aff).]


Section History:
PL 2001,
Ch. 321,
§B1 (NEW).
PL 2003,
Ch. 20,
§OO2 (AMD).
PL 2003,
Ch. 20,
§OO4 (AFF).
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State House Room 108
Augusta, Maine 04333-0007 Title 1 - §542. Notice of information practices

Title 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter 14-A: NOTICE OF INFORMATION PRACTICES (HEADING: PL 2001, c. 321, Pt. B, @1 (new))
§542. Notice of information practices

Each public entity that has a publicly accessible site on the Internet associated with it shall develop a policy regarding its practices relating to personal information and shall post notice of those practices on its publicly accessible site on the Internet. The policy must include: [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]

1. Information collected. A description of the personal information collected on the publicly accessible site on the Internet; [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]


2. Use and disclosure of information. A summary of how the personal information is used by the public entity and the circumstances under which it may be disclosed to others; [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]


3. Choice. The extent to which the user has a choice of whether to provide personal information via the publicly accessible site on the Internet and the consequences of refusing to give that information; [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]


4. Procedures for access and correction. The procedures, if any, by which the user may request access to that user's personal information and request correction of that information; and [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]


5. Security. The steps taken to protect personal information from misuse or unauthorized access. [2001, c. 321, Pt. B, §1 (new).]


Section History:
PL 2001,
Ch. 321,
§B1 (NEW).
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Office of the Revisor of Statutes
7 State House Station
State House Room 108
Augusta, Maine 04333-0007

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