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Personal Privacy Oversight Commission

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During the 2021 General Legislative Session, HB 243 created the new Personal Privacy Oversight Ccommission. Pursuant to statute, the State Auditor appointed five members of the commission, the Governor appointed five members, and the Attorney General appointed two members. (See Utah Code 63Cā€24ā€201.)

Visit the Boards and Commissions page to see Members of the Commission

See Public Meeting Notices for the Personal Privacy Oversight Commission

State Privacy Officer

The State Auditor will appoint the State Personal Privacy Officer

Government Operations Privacy Officer

The Governor has appointed Christopher Bramwell as the Government Operations Privacy Officer. The Government Operations Privacy Officer is housed in the Department of Technology Services.

Past Privacy-Related Commission Convened by the State Auditor

Commission on Protecting Privacy and Preventing Discrimination

The Commission on Protecting Privacy and Preventing Discrimination was convened by State Auditor John Dougall in June 2020 to advise on the investigation into the State Contract with Banjo, Inc. In conjunction with this investigation, the Office released a number of recommendations and reviews, listed below.

Release of a Review of Banjo, Inc. and its Public Safety Application – March 2021
Release of Key Recommendations from the Commission on Protecting Privacy and Preventing Discrimination – February 2021
Office of the State Auditor Announces Formation of Commission on Protecting Privacy and Preventing Discrimination – June 2020

Other Past Privacy-Related Audits

Office of the State Auditor Releases its Information Systems Audit of the Controlled Substance Database – February 2019
Office of the State Auditor Announces its Information Systems Audit of The Department of Public Safety, Driver License Division – January 2019