Senate Bill S3407A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires the formation of a cyber security advisory board and the implementation of a cyber security initiative

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  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
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    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
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2015-S3407 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6130
Current Committee:
Assembly Governmental Operations
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §719, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S924, A3448

2015-S3407 - Summary

Requires the formation of a cyber security advisory board and the implementation of a cyber security initiative.

2015-S3407 - Sponsor Memo

2015-S3407 - Bill Text download pdf

                            
                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  3407

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. CROCI, GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law, in relation to a cyber security
  initiative

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 719 to
read as follows:
  S 719. NEW YORK STATE CYBER SECURITY INITIATIVE.  1. LEGISLATIVE FIND-
INGS.  THE LEGISLATURE FINDS AND DECLARES THAT REPEATED CYBER INTRUSIONS
INTO CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE, EFFECTING GOVERNMENT, PRIVATE SECTOR BUSI-
NESS, AND CITIZENS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, HAVE DEMONSTRATED THE  NEED
FOR IMPROVED CYBER SECURITY.
  THE  LEGISLATURE  FURTHER  FINDS  AND  DECLARES THAT THIS CYBER THREAT
CONTINUES TO GROW AND REPRESENTS ONE OF THE MOST SERIOUS PUBLIC SECURITY
CHALLENGES THAT NEW YORK MUST CONFRONT. MOREOVER, THE  SECURITY  OF  THE
STATE  OF  NEW  YORK  DEPENDS  ON  THE  RELIABLE FUNCTIONING OF NEW YORK
STATE'S CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE, AND PRIVATE SECTOR BUSINESS  INTERESTS,
AS  WELL  AS  THE PROTECTION OF THE FINANCES AND INDIVIDUAL LIBERTIES OF
EVERY CITIZEN, IN THE FACE OF SUCH THREATS.
  THE LEGISLATURE ADDITIONALLY FINDS AND DECLARES THAT  TO  ENHANCE  THE
SECURITY, PROTECTION AND RESILIENCE OF NEW YORK STATE'S CRITICAL INFRAS-
TRUCTURE,  AND  PRIVATE  SECTOR  BUSINESS  INTERESTS,  AS  WELL  AS  THE
PROTECTION OF THE FINANCES AND INDIVIDUAL LIBERTIES  OF  EVERY  CITIZEN,
THE  STATE  OF NEW YORK MUST PROMOTE A CYBER ENVIRONMENT THAT ENCOURAGES
EFFICIENCY, INNOVATION, AND ECONOMIC PROSPERITY, AND  THAT  CAN  OPERATE
WITH  SAFETY,  SECURITY,  BUSINESS  CONFIDENTIALITY,  PRIVACY, AND CIVIL
LIBERTY.
  THE LEGISLATURE FURTHER FINDS AND DECLARES THAT TO CREATE SUCH A  SAFE
AND SECURE CYBER ENVIRONMENT FOR GOVERNMENT, PRIVATE SECTOR BUSINESS AND
INDIVIDUAL  CITIZENS,  NEW YORK MUST ADVANCE, IN ADDITION TO ITS CURRENT

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09031-01-5
              

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2015-S3407A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6130
Current Committee:
Assembly Governmental Operations
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §719, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S924, A3448

2015-S3407A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the formation of a cyber security advisory board and the implementation of a cyber security initiative.

2015-S3407A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2015-S3407A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                            
                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 3407--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  CROCI, AVELLA, CARLUCCI, FLANAGAN, FUNKE, GOLDEN,
  MARTINS, NOZZOLIO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when  printed
  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules -- recommitted to the
  Committee on Veterans,  Homeland  Security  and  Military  Affairs  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law, in relation to a cyber security
  initiative

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 719 to
read as follows:
  S 719. NEW YORK STATE CYBER SECURITY INITIATIVE.  1. LEGISLATIVE FIND-
INGS.  THE LEGISLATURE FINDS AND DECLARES THAT REPEATED CYBER INTRUSIONS
INTO CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE, EFFECTING GOVERNMENT, PRIVATE SECTOR BUSI-
NESS, AND CITIZENS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, HAVE DEMONSTRATED THE  NEED
FOR IMPROVED CYBER SECURITY.
  THE  LEGISLATURE  FURTHER  FINDS  AND  DECLARES THAT THIS CYBER THREAT
CONTINUES TO GROW AND REPRESENTS ONE OF THE MOST SERIOUS PUBLIC SECURITY
CHALLENGES THAT NEW YORK MUST CONFRONT. MOREOVER, THE  SECURITY  OF  THE
STATE  OF  NEW  YORK  DEPENDS  ON  THE  RELIABLE FUNCTIONING OF NEW YORK
STATE'S CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE, AND PRIVATE SECTOR BUSINESS  INTERESTS,
AS  WELL  AS  THE PROTECTION OF THE FINANCES AND INDIVIDUAL LIBERTIES OF
EVERY CITIZEN, IN THE FACE OF SUCH THREATS.
  THE LEGISLATURE ADDITIONALLY FINDS AND DECLARES THAT  TO  ENHANCE  THE
SECURITY, PROTECTION AND RESILIENCE OF NEW YORK STATE'S CRITICAL INFRAS-
TRUCTURE,  AND  PRIVATE  SECTOR  BUSINESS  INTERESTS,  AS  WELL  AS  THE
PROTECTION OF THE FINANCES AND INDIVIDUAL LIBERTIES  OF  EVERY  CITIZEN,
THE  STATE  OF NEW YORK MUST PROMOTE A CYBER ENVIRONMENT THAT ENCOURAGES
EFFICIENCY, INNOVATION, AND ECONOMIC PROSPERITY, AND  THAT  CAN  OPERATE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09031-02-5
              

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