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FTC announces potential rulemaking on bias in algorithms

On 10 December 2021, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it was considering new rulemakings under section 18 of the FTC Act, which could include rules to prevent unlawful discrimination from the use of algorithmic decision-making. Section 18 allows the FTC to designate acts as being unfair or deceptive commercial practices.

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Policy Area
Other operating condition
Policy Instrument
Algorithm design and technical standards
Regulated Economic Activity
cross-cutting
Implementation Level
national
Government Branch
executive
Government Body
competition authority

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2021-12-10
under deliberation

On 10 December 2021, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it was considering new rulem…