assembly Bill A7191B

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Prohibits the disclosure of personally identifiable information by an internet service provider without the express written approval of the consumer

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Jun 19, 2018 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.504
Jun 19, 2017 ordered to third reading rules cal.498
rules report cal.498
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 15, 2017 print number 7191b
Jun 15, 2017 amend and recommit to codes
Jun 05, 2017 reported referred to codes
May 24, 2017 print number 7191a
May 24, 2017 amend (t) and recommit to consumer affairs and protection
Apr 12, 2017 referred to consumer affairs and protection

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A7191 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5603
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §399-k, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A2420, S518

A7191 - Summary

Prohibits the disclosure of personally identifiable information by an internet service provider without the express written approval of the consumer.

A7191 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7191

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  WALLACE,  ZEBROWSKI,  ROZIC,  JOHNS,  STECK,
  PHEFFER AMATO, MORINELLO, McDONOUGH,  OTIS,  BRINDISI,  GALEF,  LOPEZ,
  SKOUFIS,  JAFFEE,  BUCHWALD, DICKENS -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
  CROUCH, SIMON -- read once and referred to the Committee  on  Consumer
  Affairs and Protection

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to prohibiting the
  disclosure  of  personally  identifiable  information  by  an internet
  service provider without the express written approval of the customer

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
399-k to read as follows:
  §  399-K.  DISCLOSURE  OF  PERSONALLY  IDENTIFIABLE  INFORMATION BY AN
INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER; PROHIBITED.  1.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS
SECTION THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "CONSUMER"  MEANS A PERSON WHO AGREES TO PAY A FEE TO AN INTERNET
SERVICE PROVIDER FOR ACCESS TO THE INTERNET  FOR  PERSONAL,  FAMILY,  OR
HOUSEHOLD PURPOSES, AND WHO DOES NOT RESELL ACCESS.
  (B)  "INTERNET  SERVICE  PROVIDER"  MEANS  A  BUSINESS  OR  PERSON WHO
PROVIDES CONSUMERS AUTHENTICATED ACCESS TO, OR PRESENCE ON, THE INTERNET
BY MEANS OF A SWITCHED  OR  DEDICATED  TELECOMMUNICATIONS  CHANNEL  UPON
WHICH  THE  PROVIDER  PROVIDES TRANSIT ROUTING OF INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP)
PACKETS FOR AND ON BEHALF OF THE  CONSUMER.  INTERNET  SERVICE  PROVIDER
DOES  NOT INCLUDE THE OFFERING, ON A COMMON CARRIER BASIS, OF TELECOMMU-
NICATIONS FACILITIES OR OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS BY MEANS OF THESE  FACILI-
TIES.
  (C)  "ORDINARY  COURSE  OF BUSINESS" MEANS DEBT-COLLECTION ACTIVITIES,
ORDER FULFILLMENT, REQUEST PROCESSING, OR THE TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP.
  (D) "PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION" MEANS INFORMATION THAT IDEN-
TIFIES:
  (I) A CONSUMER BY PHYSICAL OR ELECTRONIC ADDRESS OR TELEPHONE NUMBER;

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

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A7191A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5603
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §399-k, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A2420, S518

A7191A - Summary

Prohibits the disclosure of personally identifiable information by an internet service provider without the express written approval of the consumer.

A7191A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7191--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  WALLACE,  ZEBROWSKI,  ROZIC,  JOHNS,  STECK,
  PHEFFER AMATO, MORINELLO, McDONOUGH,  OTIS,  BRINDISI,  GALEF,  LOPEZ,
  SKOUFIS,  JAFFEE, BUCHWALD, DICKENS, SIMOTAS, ROSENTHAL, LIFTON, SIMA-
  NOWITZ, COLTON,  HYNDMAN,  GOTTFRIED,  SIMON,  RAIA,  PICHARDO,  RYAN,
  JONES,  D'URSO, LUPARDO, BRONSON, WRIGHT, STIRPE, SKARTADOS, CAHILL --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M.  of A. COOK, CROUCH -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on  Consumer  Affairs  and  Protection  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to prohibiting the
  disclosure  of  personally  identifiable  information  by  an internet
  service provider without the express written approval of the consumer

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
399-k to read as follows:
  §  399-K.  DISCLOSURE  OF  PERSONALLY  IDENTIFIABLE  INFORMATION BY AN
INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER; PROHIBITED.  1.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS
SECTION THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "CONSUMER"  MEANS A PERSON WHO AGREES TO PAY A FEE TO AN INTERNET
SERVICE PROVIDER FOR ACCESS TO THE INTERNET  FOR  PERSONAL,  FAMILY,  OR
HOUSEHOLD PURPOSES, AND WHO DOES NOT RESELL ACCESS.
  (B) "INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER" (ISP) MEANS A BUSINESS ENTITY OR INDI-
VIDUAL  WHO  PROVIDES CONSUMERS AUTHENTICATED ACCESS TO, OR PRESENCE ON,
THE INTERNET BY MEANS OF  A  SWITCHED  OR  DEDICATED  TELECOMMUNICATIONS
CHANNEL  UPON  WHICH  THE  PROVIDER PROVIDES TRANSIT ROUTING OF INTERNET
PROTOCOL PACKETS FOR AND ON BEHALF OF  THE  CONSUMER.  INTERNET  SERVICE
PROVIDER  DOES  NOT  INCLUDE THE OFFERING, ON A COMMON CARRIER BASIS, OF
TELECOMMUNICATIONS FACILITIES OR OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS BY MEANS OF THESE
FACILITIES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10928-05-7

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Multi-Sponsors

A7191B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5603
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §399-k, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A2420, S518

A7191B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the disclosure of personally identifiable information by an internet service provider without the express written approval of the consumer.

A7191B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7191--B

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  WALLACE,  ZEBROWSKI,  ROZIC,  JOHNS,  STECK,
  PHEFFER AMATO, MORINELLO, McDONOUGH,  OTIS,  BRINDISI,  GALEF,  LOPEZ,
  SKOUFIS,  JAFFEE, BUCHWALD, DICKENS, SIMOTAS, ROSENTHAL, LIFTON, SIMA-
  NOWITZ, COLTON,  HYNDMAN,  GOTTFRIED,  SIMON,  RAIA,  PICHARDO,  RYAN,
  JONES,  D'URSO,  LUPARDO,  BRONSON, WRIGHT, STIRPE, SKARTADOS, CAHILL,
  SOLAGES -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK, CROUCH  --  read  once
  and  referred  to  the Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted  to said committee -- reported and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Codes -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to prohibiting the
  disclosure  of  personally  identifiable  information  by  an internet
  service provider without the express written approval of the consumer

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
399-k to read as follows:
  §  399-K.  DISCLOSURE  OF  PERSONALLY  IDENTIFIABLE  INFORMATION BY AN
INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER; PROHIBITED.  1.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS
SECTION THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "CONSUMER"  MEANS A PERSON WHO AGREES TO PAY A FEE TO AN INTERNET
SERVICE PROVIDER FOR ACCESS TO THE INTERNET  FOR  PERSONAL,  FAMILY,  OR
HOUSEHOLD PURPOSES, AND WHO DOES NOT RESELL ACCESS.
  (B) "INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER" (ISP) MEANS A BUSINESS ENTITY OR INDI-
VIDUAL  WHO  PROVIDES CONSUMERS AUTHENTICATED ACCESS TO, OR PRESENCE ON,
THE INTERNET BY MEANS OF  A  SWITCHED  OR  DEDICATED  TELECOMMUNICATIONS
CHANNEL  UPON  WHICH  THE  PROVIDER PROVIDES TRANSIT ROUTING OF INTERNET
PROTOCOL PACKETS FOR AND ON BEHALF OF  THE  CONSUMER.  INTERNET  SERVICE
PROVIDER  DOES  NOT  INCLUDE THE OFFERING, ON A COMMON CARRIER BASIS, OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10928-07-7