|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 20, 2018||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|Jan 29, 2018||advanced to third reading|
|Jan 23, 2018||2nd report cal.|
|Jan 22, 2018||1st report cal.223|
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Mar 02, 2017||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 01, 2017||advanced to third reading|
|Feb 28, 2017||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 14, 2017||1st report cal.258|
|Jan 05, 2017||referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs|
senate Bill S953
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S953 (ACTIVE) - Details
S953 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S953 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the penal law, in relation to cyber terrorism in the first and second degree PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL : This bill would amend the penal law to create the new crimes of cyber terrorism in the first and second degrees. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : This bill would add a new sections to the penal law, to create the new crimes of cyber terrorism in the second degree and cyber terrorism in the first degree, respectively. Specifically, a person would be guilty of the new C felony crime of cyber terrorism in the second degree when: *with intent to cause serious, wide-spread financial harm, or commit any larceny offense against more than ten people, a person uses a computer, a computer program, a computer network, computer material, a computer service, or computer data, to cause such wide-spread financial harm or to commit any larceny offense against more than ten people.
S953 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 953 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 5, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sens. CROCI, AVELLA, FUNKE, GOLDEN, MURPHY, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to cyber terrorism in the first and second degree THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding two new sections 490.26 and 490.27 to read as follows: § 490.26 CYBER TERRORISM IN THE SECOND DEGREE. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF A CRIME OF CYBER TERRORISM IN THE SECOND DEGREE WHEN, WITH INTENT TO CAUSE SERIOUS, WIDE-SPREAD FINANCIAL HARM, OR COMMIT ANY OFFENSE CONTAINED WITHIN ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE OF THIS CHAPTER AGAINST MORE THAN TEN PEOPLE, A PERSON USES A COMPUTER, A COMPUTER PROGRAM, A COMPUTER NETWORK, COMPUTER MATERIAL, A COMPUTER SERVICE, OR COMPUTER DATA, TO CAUSE SUCH WIDE-SPREAD FINANCIAL HARM OR TO COMMIT ANY OFFENSE CONTAINED WITHIN ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE OF THIS CHAPTER AGAINST MORE THAN TEN PEOPLE. CYBER TERRORISM IN THE SECOND DEGREE IS A CLASS C FELONY. § 490.27 CYBER TERRORISM IN THE FIRST DEGREE. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF A CRIME OF CYBER TERRORISM IN THE FIRST DEGREE WHEN, WITH INTENT TO INTIMIDATE OR COERCE A CIVILIAN POPULATION, INFLU- ENCE THE POLICY OF A UNIT OF GOVERNMENT BY INTIMIDATION OR COERCION, AFFECT THE CONDUCT OF A UNIT OF GOVERNMENT, OR CAUSE MASS INJURY, DAMAGE, DESTRUCTION OR DEBILITATION TO PERSONS AND/OR PROPERTY, A PERSON USES A COMPUTER, A COMPUTER PROGRAM, A COMPUTER NETWORK, COMPUTER MATE- RIAL, A COMPUTER SERVICE, OR COMPUTER DATA, TO INTIMIDATE, INFLUENCE, COERCE, AFFECT, INJURE, DAMAGE, DESTROY, OR DEBILITATE PERSONS OR PROP- ERTY. CYBER TERRORISM IN THE FIRST DEGREE IS A CLASS A FELONY. § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed- ing the date upon which it shall have become a law.
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