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Resources for Businesses in Creating a Privacy Policy to Protect Personal Information

Public Act 08-167, An Act Concerning the Confidentiality of Social Security Numbers, effective October 1, 2008, requires certain businesses to create a privacy policy detailing the ways in which they will protect the personal identifying information of their customers and other parties whose data they possess. 

The following links to resources may be helpful in drafting such a privacy policy. While this list is not all- inclusive, these files provide several helpful starting points.