Consumer Privacy

As announced on June 23, 2023, the Oregon Legislature passed Senate Bill 619 », a consumer privacy law (the “Oregon Consumer Privacy Act” or “the law”). The bill was developed by the Attorney General’s Consumer Privacy Task Force working with 150 consumer privacy experts and stakeholders to create a bill to answer the call for comprehensive consumer privacy legislation. The Oregon Consumer Privacy Act, ORS 646A.570-646A.589 », was signed into law by Governor Kotek and takes effect on July 1, 2024.

The Department of Justice has put together Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for consumers and businesses to help prepare for the privacy law.

FAQs for Businesses

FAQs for Consumers