A press release issued by the White House announced a series of actions under US President Joe Biden's administration to protect children's mental health, safety and privacy online.
- The US Department of Health and Human Services, in partnership with the Department of Commerce, will lead an interagency Task Force on Kids Online Health and Safety "to advance the health, safety and privacy of minors online."
- In addition, the Department of Education will address concerns about monetising minor students' data by commercial organisations and will commence rulemaking under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).
What is this page?
You are reading a summary article on the Privacy Newsfeed, a free resource for DPOs and other professionals with privacy or data protection responsibilities helping them stay informed of industry news all in one place. The information here is a brief snippet relating to a single piece of original content or several articles about a common topic or thread. The main contributor is listed in the top left-hand corner, just beneath the article title.
The Privacy Newsfeed monitors over 300 global publications, of which more than 4,250 summary articles have been posted to the online archive dating back to the beginning of 2020. A weekly roundup is available by email every Friday.