An in-depth comparison between ADPPA (American Data Privacy and Protection Act) and the CALIFORNIA PRIVACY LAWS*
*CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act) and CPRA (California Privacy Rights Act)
|Result of comparison
||California Privacy laws CCPA/CPRA
|ADPPA establishes an higher standard of protection against discriminatory processing.
With reference to automated decision making, ADPPA and California privacy laws are quite similar.
- Prohibits Covered entities from intentional collecting, processing or transferring personal data that lead to discrimination of consumers on the basis of ethnical origin, race, color, religion, sexual orientation or disability
- Exempts self-testing and DEI programs.
- No specific provision on automated decision making (the general prohibition of discrimination applies).
- No specific provision on such issue, neither CCPA or CPRA on discriminatory processing.
- CPPA entails the possibility to issue specific regulations concerning automated decision making’s rights (e.g. opt-out right or right of access).