|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 14, 2012||signed chap.371|
|Aug 06, 2012||delivered to governor|
|Jun 14, 2012||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1260
substituted for s7594
|Jun 14, 2012||substituted by a8375a|
ordered to third reading cal.1260
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jun 06, 2012||referred to consumer protection|
senate Bill S7594Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A8375 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S7594 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- General Business Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §399-dd, Gen Bus L; amd §170, Cor L
S7594 - Summary
Prohibits prison inmates from accessing, collecting or performing data processing of personal identifying information pertaining to New York State residents.
S7594 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7594 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general business law and the correction law, in relation to the processing of personal identifying information PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to prohibit prison inmates from accessing, collecting or performing data processing of Social Security account numbers pertaining to New York State residents. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill would prohibit any person from knowingly using the labor or time of or employ any inmate in any capacity that involves obtaining access to, collecting or processing social security account numbers of other individuals. Section 2 would amend section 170 of the Correction Law to clarify that the existing prohibition on contracting out any labor or time of any inmate in any State or local correctional facility shall apply to inmates employed or assigned to engage in any activity that involves obtaining access to, collecting or processing social security account numbers of other individuals. JUSTIFICATION:
S7594 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7594 I N S E N A T E June 6, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sens. FUSCHILLO, NOZZOLIO -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection AN ACT to amend the general business law and the correction law, in relation to the processing of personal identifying information THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 399-dd of the general business law, as added by chapter 676 of the laws of 2006, paragraph (f) of subdivision 2 and subdivision 6 as added and subdivision 7 as renumbered by chapter 279 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows: S [399-dd] 399-DDD. Confidentiality of social security account number. Beginning on and after January first, two thousand eight: 1. (A) As used in this section "social security account number" shall include the number issued by the federal social security administration and any number derived from such number. Such term shall not include any number that has been encrypted. (B) FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "INMATE" MEANS A PERSON CONFINED IN ANY LOCAL CORRECTIONAL FACILITY AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION SIXTEEN OF SECTION TWO OF THE CORRECTION LAW OR IN ANY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION FOUR OF SECTION TWO OF THE CORRECTION LAW PURSUANT TO SUCH PERSON'S CONVICTION OF A CRIMINAL OFFENSE. 2. No person, firm, partnership, association or corporation, not including the state or its political subdivisions, shall do any of the following: (a) Intentionally communicate to the general public or otherwise make available to the general public in any manner an individual's social security account number. This paragraph shall not apply to any individ- ual intentionally communicating to the general public or otherwise making available to the general public his or her social security account number. (b) Print an individual's social security account number on any card or tag required for the individual to access products, services or bene- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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