Maine LD-1671 is a state data privacy law which protects personally identifiable information. Maine LD-1671 was signed into law June 10, 2005 and became effective January 31, 2006.

The law applies to any individual, partnership, corporation, limited liability company, trust, estate, cooperative, association, or other entity, including agencies of state government, the University of Maine System, the Maine Community College System, Maine Maritime Academy and private collages and universities, or any information in whole or in part in the business of collecting, assembling, evaluating, compiling, reporting, transmitting, transferring or communicating information concerning individuals for the primary purpose of furnishing personally identifiable information to nonaffiliated third parties that maintains computerized data that includes personally identifiable information.

The policy looks for at least one match to personally identifiable information, which may include:

Credit Card Number

Credit Card Track Data

US Drivers License Number

US Social Security Number