OKLAHOMA PRIVACY LAWS

Mandated Timeframe for Breach Reporting and/or Consumer Notification

Without unreasonable delay
Laws related specifically to personal information
  • Breach Reporting & Consumer Notification
  • Protect Personal Information
  • Program for Protection/Security
  • Vendor Specific Obligations
  • Vendor Mandated Contracts
  • Employee Training
  • Required Disposal of Retained Personal Information
  • Require Vendors to Protect Personal Information
  • Verification of Vendor Protection/Security Program
  • Vendor Notification to Organization of Breach/Suspected Breach
Fines & Penalties

Violations of breach notification laws:

- up to $150,000 per breach

Regulation Levels
  • Breach Reporting
  • Consumer Notifications
  • Vendor Management
  • Vendor Contract Required
Level Description
  • None to minimal
  • Basic Requirements
  • Comprehensive Requirements
  • Extensive Requirements
Quick Facts
  • There are specific considerations when determining if a breach is reportable.
  • Notifications may only be given by specific methods.
  • Violations of the Security Breach Notification Act may be enforced by the Attorney General or a district attorney in the same manner as an unlawful practice under the Oklahoma Consumer Protection Act and may obtain either actual damages for a violation a civil penalty up to $150,000 per breach or series of breaches.
  • Vendors must notify Organizations upon discovery of a breach or suspected breach. The Organization is responsible for submitting any required regulatory reporting and consumer notifications.
  • If your breach affects residents in other jurisdictions, those individuals must be notified based on the breach notification laws of the jurisdiction where they reside.
  • Organizations may be fined or penalized for Vendor violations.
Statutes and Laws
  • 70 O.S. § 3-168 Student Data Accessibility, Transparency and Accountability Act of 2013

    Okla. Stat. §§ 24-161 to 24-166 Security Breach Notification Act

    Okla. Stat. §24-163 Duty to disclose breach

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