senate Bill S4359

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to identity theft by means of voice recording

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1934
referred to rules
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Feb 10, 2017 referred to codes


S4359 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§190.77, 190.81 & 190.82, Pen L

S4359 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to identity theft and unlawful possession of personal identification by means of voice recording.

S4359 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4359 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 10, 2017

Introduced  by  Sen. VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to identity theft and  unlaw-
  ful  possession  of  personal  identification  information by means of
  voice recording


  Section  1. Subdivision 1 of section 190.77 of the penal law, as sepa-
rately amended by chapters 226 and 279 of the laws of 2008,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  1.  For  the  purposes of sections 190.78, 190.79, 190.80 and 190.80-a
and 190.85 of this article "personal identifying  information"  means  a
person's  name,  address,  telephone  number,  date  of  birth, driver's
license number, social security number, place  of  employment,  mother's
maiden  name, financial services account number or code, savings account
number or code, checking  account  number  or  code,  brokerage  account
number or code, credit card account number or code, debit card number or
code,  automated  teller machine number or code, taxpayer identification
number, computer system password, signature  or  copy  of  a  signature,
electronic signature, unique biometric data that is a fingerprint, voice
print,  VOICE  RECORDING, retinal image or iris image of another person,
telephone calling card number, mobile  identification  number  or  code,
electronic serial number or personal identification number, or any other
name,  number, code or information that may be used alone or in conjunc-
tion with other such information  to  assume  the  identity  of  another
  §  2.  Section 190.81 of the penal law, as added by chapter 619 of the
laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
§ 190.81 Unlawful possession of personal identification  information  in
           the third degree.

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


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