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Except for the fact that the requirements to become compliant with such a law, including removing past data, could cripple Salesforce

That almost never happens. It's not in the gov's interest to tank successful companies that employ a bunch of people - and large companies are in the best position to give personal feedback to politicians to customize the process so its particularly easy for them. That's how regulatory capture starts.

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