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After the VCDPA in Virginia, Colorado has closely followed suit and has passed their own comprehensive data privacy law to protect the personal data of the residents of Colorado.The Colorado Privacy Act (CPA) was signed into law on the 8th of July, 2021 and has been modelled closely after the VCDPA.
SECURITI enables organizations to comply with the CPA through AI-driven PI data discovery, DSR automation, documented accountability, enhanced visibility into data processing activities and AI-driven process automation.
See how our comprehensive PrivacyOps platform helps you comply with various sections of CPA
With the DSR request format, create customized web forms according to your brand image and accept verified data subject rights requests. Automate the initiation of fulfillment workflows when verified requests are received.
CPA §6-1-1303(24), CPA §6-1-1308(7)
Automatically maintain a central repository for all data assets, data processing, and vendor records with continuous scanning. Initiate PIAs/DPIAs, and dynamically update them based on changes to your data. Automatically discover new sensitive personal data and dynamically update your data catalog.
CPA §6-1-1305(4), CPA §6-1-1307
Automatically classify and label discovered SPI (e.g., Government IDs, medical, financial, biometric records, etc.) to determine and implement appropriate security controls. Label each category according to its sensitivity level automatically.
Discover personal information stored across all your internal and external systems within the organization and link them back to a unique data subject. Also, visualize personal data sprawl and identify compliance risks.
Keep track of risks against non-compliance to data subjects’ rights by continuously monitoring and scanning data.
CPA §6-1-1303(5), CPA §6-1-1308(4)
Seamlessly demonstrate consent compliance to regulator and data subjects.Track consent revocation of the data subjects to prevent the processing or transfer of data without their consent.
Measure your organization's posture against CPA requirements with the help of our multi-regulation, collaborative, readiness and privacy impact assessment system. Seamlessly expand assessment capabilities across your vendor ecosystem to maintain compliance against CPA requirements.
Track, manage and monitor privacy and security readiness for all your service providers from a single interface. Collaborate instantly, automate data requests and manage all vendor contracts and compliance documents.
CPA §6-1-1306(1)(a), CPA §6-1-1313
Under Colorado’s privacy laws, data subjects have the right to opt-out of the sale and disclosure of their sensitive personal information. Conveniently track and honor these requests using the Universal Consent solution.
Colorado Revised Statutes §6-1-716
Automate compliance actions and breach notifications to concerned stakeholders with regards to security incidents by leveraging a knowledge database on security incident diagnosis and response.
Data subjects have the right to be notified of processing of their personal data and the purposes for which such processing is conducted.
The consumer shall have a right to confirm whether or not a controller is processing his or her personal data.
The consumer has a right to access the personal data collected and processed about him/her by the data controller.
The consumer has a right to have inaccurate personal data being stored or processed by the data controller be corrected.
The consumer has the right to have his/her personal data stored or processed by the data controller be deleted.
The consumer has a right to obtain a copy of his/her personal data in a portable, technically feasible and readily usable format that allows the consumer to transmit the data to another controller without hindrance.
The consumer has the right to opt out of the processing of the personal data for purposes of targeted advertising, the sale of personal data, or profiling in furtherance of decisions that produce legal or similarly significant effects concerning the consumer.
Colorado is the third US State to pass a comprehensive data privacy law.
The CPA is said to go into effect on January 1, 2023.
The CPA is very similar to the likes of the VCDPA.
Data Protection Assessments under the CPA must identify and weigh the benefits that may flow, directly and indirectly, from the processing to the controller, the consumer, other stakeholders, and the public against the potential risks to the rights of the consumer associated with the processing, as mitigated by safeguards that the controller can employ to reduce the risks. It is important to note that the controller shall make the data protection assessments available to the attorney general upon request.
The CPA defines minors as someone under 13 year old and provides them additional protection.
Businesses can face civil penalties for non-compliance up to $10,000 for each violation under the CPA.
DSRs need to be fulfilled within 45 days of being received under the CPA.
Generally exempts personal data processed for data maintained for employment records purposes and business-to-business purposes.