A biometric identifier is
|“||a technology that enables the automated identification, or verification of the identity, of an individual based on biometric information.||”|
|“||[a] retinal pattern, fingerprint, or other anatomical feature that can be used by a computer program (along with appropriate interface equipment) to positively identify a user.||”|
- 49 U.S.C. § 44903(h)(7)(B).
- Bringing Health Care Online: The Role of Information Technologies, at 216. See also Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act, Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act, 740 Ill. Comp. Stat. 14/10.