senate Bill S7726

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a commission to study cyber security in the state

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs Committee

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Feb 13, 2018 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs


S7726 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs
Law Section:
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: S4744, A1729
2021-2022: S6068, A3900
2023-2024: A2529

S7726 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a commission to study the European Union's general protection data regulation and the current state of cyber security in the state.

S7726 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7726 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 13, 2018

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT establishing a commission to study the European  Union's  general
  protection  data regulation and the current state of cyber security in
  the state


  Section  1.  a.  The  office  of  information  technology services, in
consultation with, and using data  collected  by,  the  state  board  of
elections,  shall  establish  a commission to study the European Union's
general protection data regulation and the current state of cyber  secu-
rity  in  the  state,  to develop legislation to protect people's online
personal information.
  b. Such commission shall consist of eleven members to be appointed  by
the  director  of  the  office  of information technology services. Such
members shall have knowledge of and expertise in cyber  security,  tele-
communications,  internet  service delivery, public protection, computer
systems and/or computer networks.
  c. Such commission shall investigate, discuss and make recommendations
concerning cyber security issues  using  the  European  Union's  general
protection  data  regulation  as  a  model involving both the public and
private sectors and the necessary steps New York state  should  take  to
  i. critical cyber infrastructure;
  ii. financial systems;
  iii. telecommunications networks;
  iv. electrical grids;
  v. security systems;
  vi. first responder systems and infrastructure;
  vii. physical infrastructure systems;
  viii. transportation systems; and
  ix.  any additional sectors of state government and the private sector
as the commission deems necessary.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets


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