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More than three-fourths of Washington voters support the proposed My Health, My Data Act

76% of 874 vot­ers inter­viewed from March 7th-8th, 2023 by Pub­lic Pol­i­cy Polling  for the North­west Pro­gres­sive Insti­tute said they were sup­port­ive of block­ing health track­ing apps and adver­tis­ers from col­lect­ing and sell­ing Wash­ing­to­ni­ans’ health data with­out their con­sent, bar­ring loca­tion-spe­cif­ic tar­get­ing of peo­ple who vis­it repro­duc­tive and gen­der affirm­ing health­care facil­i­ties, and requir­ing com­pa­nies to main­tain and pub­lish a pri­va­cy pol­i­cy for people’s health data.