The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, or CCPA, applies to consumers who live in California. This legislation provides provides consumers with:
- "The right to know about the personal information a business collects about them and how it is used and shared;
- The right to delete personal information collected from them (with some exceptions);
- The right to opt-out of the sale of their personal information; and
- The right to non-discrimination for exercising their CCPA rights."
The CCPA applies to for-profit businesses that do business in California and meet any of the following criteria:
- "Have a gross annual revenue of over $25 million;
- Buy, receive, or sell the personal information of 50,000 or more California residents, households, or devices; or
- Derive 50% or more of their annual revenue from selling California residents’ personal information."