State officials announce new law to restrict algorithms that target kids on social media

The new law will prohibit Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and YouTube from collecting and sharing personal data without consent.

News 12 Staff

Oct 12, 2023, 2:23 AM

Updated 275 days ago

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State officials on Wednesday announced new legislation restricting algorithms that target young users on social media.
The new law will prohibit Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and YouTube from collecting and sharing personal data without consent.
Officials added social media is a key factor in fueling youth mental health issues nationwide.


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