"Kids' Code" bill passed in California. This bill requires apps to be kids-safe by default.
A Californian bill colloquially known as the Kids’ Code has been unanimously passed by the State Senate, following earlier approval by the State Assembly. It now requires the signature of Gov. Gavin Newsom to take effect.9to5Mac
Apps should have guardrails for users under 18. This requirement might affect features of the applications, age verification might be required for more app sections.
Reference: Kids’ Code bill passed in California, apps must be child-safe by default