Columbia Basin Herald: Governor signs My Health, My Data Act into law
The Columbia Basin Herald writes:
Thursday, Governor Jay Inslee signed House Bill 1155, the WA My Health, My Data Act into law. The bill is aimed at protecting Washingtonians’ personal health data.
“As a mother and a pharmacist, I recognize the importance of protecting our health data and access to comprehensive health care,” said prime sponsor Rep. Vandana Slatter, D-Bellevue. “As a woman and a legislator, I am honored to have sponsored the My Health, My Data Act in the House to protect all Washingtonians’ health and data privacy in Washington state, including reproductive and gender-affirming care.”