|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 31, 2017||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.22
substituted for s1068
|Jan 31, 2017||substituted by a377|
|Jan 09, 2017||ordered to third reading cal.22|
|Jan 06, 2017||referred to rules|
senate Bill S1068
Current Bill Status Via A377 - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1068 - Details
S1068 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1068 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the executive law and the public health law, in relation to the protection of water supplies PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL : To enhance public safety by requiring drink water suppliers to submit a vulnerability assessment analysis relating to cyber terrorism SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Section 1 of the bill adds a new section 711-b to the Executive Law to require the Commissioner of Homeland Security & Emergency Management to review each vulnerability analysis assessment from a water supplier sent to the Division. The Commissioner can also issue recommendations or general guidance to water suppliers based on the Division's review of the assessments. Section 2 of the bill amends section 1125 of the public health law related to water supply emergency plans, to require the Department of Health to maintain a list of all water suppliers required to file emergency plans pursuant to existing law.
S1068 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1068 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 6, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KLEIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the executive law and the public health law, in relation to the protection of water supplies THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 711-b of the executive law, as added by a chapter of the laws of 2016 amending the executive law and other laws relating to the protection of water supplies, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S.7601 and A.10129, is amended to read as follows: S 711-b. Review of water supplier vulnerability analysis assessments. The commissioner, OR HIS OR HER DESIGNEE, shall review each vulnerabili- ty analysis assessment [from] PREPARED BY a water supplier [transmitted to the division from the department of health] pursuant to section elev- en hundred twenty-five of the public health law. The commissioner may issue recommendations or general guidance to the water supplier based on the assessment to enhance protections against a terrorist attack or cyber attack. Such recommendations and guidance shall be kept confiden- tial and shall be exempt from disclosure under article six of the public officers law. S 2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 1125 of the public health law, as amended by a chapter of the laws of 2016 amending the executive law and other laws relating to the protection of water supplies, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S.7601 and A.10129, is amended to read as follows: (a) "Water supply emergency plan" shall mean a plan reviewed and approved by the commissioner and filed with the department. The plan shall follow a form which shall be specified by the department and which shall include, but not be limited to, those items enumerated in this section, and shall address those actions to be taken by a water supplier to anticipate emergencies and respond responsibly to emergency situ- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07087-01-7
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