Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Dec 15, 2017||
enacting clause stricken
|Oct 31, 2017||
referred to consumer affairs and protection
Assembly Bill A8756
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2017-A8756 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-A8756 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8756 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y October 31, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. KAVANAGH, TITONE -- (at request of the Department of Law) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection AN ACT to amend the general business law and the state technology law, in relation to notification of a security breach THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York Data Security Act". § 2. The article heading of article 39-F of the general business law, as added by chapter 442 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows: NOTIFICATION OF UNAUTHORIZED ACQUISITION OF PRIVATE INFORMATION; DATA SECURITY PROTECTIONS § 3. Subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7 and 8 of section 899-aa of the general business law, as added by chapter 442 of the laws of 2005, para- graph (c) of subdivision 1, paragraph (a) of subdivision 6 and subdivi- sion 8 as amended by chapter 491 of the laws of 2005 and paragraph (a) of subdivision 8 as amended by section 6 of part N of chapter 55 of the laws of 2013, are amended and a new subdivision 5-a is added to read as follows: 1. As used in this section, the following terms shall have the follow- ing meanings: (a) "Personal information" shall mean any information concerning a natural person which, because of name, number, personal mark, or other identifier, can be used to identify such natural person; (b) "Private information" shall mean EITHER: (I) personal information consisting of any information in combination with any one or more of the following data elements, when either the personal information or the data element is not encrypted, or encrypted with an encryption key that has also been ACCESSED OR acquired: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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