Subcommittee Announces Hearing on Impact of Data Privacy Challenges on Small Businesses

March 19, 2019

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., chairman of the Subcommittee on Manufacturing, Trade, and Consumer Protection, will convene a hearing titled, “Small Business Perspectives on a Federal Data Privacy Framework,” at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26, 2019. The hearing will focus on the data privacy issues that impact small businesses and the unique challenges they face with laws designed for larger companies. 


  • Mr. Justin Brookman, Director, Privacy and Technology Policy for Consumer Reports
  • Ms. Nina Dosanjh, Vice Chair, Technology Policy Committee, National Association of Realtors
  • Mr. Jefferson England, Chief Financial Officer, Silver Star Communications
  • Mr. Evan Engstrom, Executive Director, Engine Advocacy and Research Foundation 
  • Mr. Ryan Weber, President, KC Tech Council 

*Witness list subject to change

Hearing Details:

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
2:30 p.m.
Subcommittee on Manufacturing, Trade, and Consumer Protection

This hearing will take place in the Dirksen Senate Office Building 562. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on

*Note: Witness added on 3/22/19