In a press release, the privacy officer of Baden-Württemberg announced that several federal states, notably Hamburg,  Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg, are in the process of randomly examining social networks and dating portals in order to ensure that they are compliant with German data privacy laws. Numerous companies registered in these states have received comprehensive questionnaires on how they manage personal user data. The companies are expected to these requests by the end of July.

Baden-Württemberg press release (PDF) (in German)