Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA)

Biometric Information Privacy Acts (BIPA) are U.S. state laws that concern the collection, retention, and disposal of personal biometric information. Definition Biometric identifiers often include a person’s retina or iris scan, fingerprint, voiceprint, or a scan of hand or face geometry, e.g. facial recognition. Requirements In general, BIPAs require that biometric information: Be collected only […]

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