senate Bill S2406A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to cyber crimes; repealer

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 07, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2018 1st report cal.1000
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2017 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 14, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.1702
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 01, 2017 print number 2406a
Jun 01, 2017 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Jan 13, 2017 referred to codes

Votes

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May 1, 2018 - Codes committee Vote

S2406A
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: May 1, 2018

aye wr (1)

Jun 14, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S2406A
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S2406 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5496
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§190.60 & 190.65, amd Pen L, generally; amd §§20.40, 690.05, 690.15, 690.20, 690.30 & 700.05, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S4072, A8149

S2406 - Summary

Relates to cyber crimes and identity theft; increases penalties for certain acts involving use of personal information, fraud, tampering, theft and use of a computer to commit crimes.

S2406 - Sponsor Memo

S2406 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2406

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the  penal  law  and  the  criminal  procedure  law,  in
  relation to cyber crimes

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1, 2, 3 and 4 of section 155.00 of  the  penal
law,  subdivision  1  as amended by chapter 514 of the laws of 1986, are
amended and two new subdivisions 10 and 11 are added to read as follows:
  1. "Property" means  any  money,  personal  property,  real  property,
computer  data,  computer  program,  PERSONAL  IDENTIFYING  INFORMATION,
SECRET SCIENTIFIC  MATERIAL,  thing  in  action,  evidence  of  debt  or
contract,  or  any  article,  substance or thing of value, including any
gas, steam, water or electricity, which is  provided  for  a  charge  or
compensation.
  2.  "Obtain"  includes, but is not limited to, the bringing about of a
transfer or purported transfer of property or of a legal interest there-
in, whether to the obtainer or another.  WITH REGARD TO PERSONAL IDENTI-
FYING INFORMATION, COMPUTER DATA OR COMPUTER  PROGRAM,  OBTAIN  INCLUDES
DUPLICATING,  RECORDING, COPYING, DOWNLOADING, UPLOADING OR PRINTING OUT
THE INFORMATION, DATA,  OR  PROGRAM,  OR  OBTAINING  A  PHYSICAL  OBJECT
CONTAINING  SUCH INFORMATION.   WITH REGARD TO SERVICE, OBTAIN INCLUDES,
BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, USING OR ACCESSING A SERVICE.
  3. "Deprive." To "deprive" another of property means (a)  to  withhold
it  or  cause  it  to  be withheld from him OR HER permanently or for so
extended a period or under such circumstances that the major portion  of
its  economic  value or benefit is lost to him OR HER, or (b) to dispose
of the property in such manner or under such circumstances as to  render
it unlikely that an owner will recover such property.  WHEN THE PROPERTY
IS  PERSONAL IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, COMPUTER DATA OR COMPUTER PROGRAM,
TO DEPRIVE ANOTHER OF ITS MEANS TO OBTAIN IT OR CAUSE A THIRD PERSON  TO

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

Co-Sponsors

S2406A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5496
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§190.60 & 190.65, amd Pen L, generally; amd §§20.40, 690.05, 690.15, 690.20, 690.30 & 700.05, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S4072, A8149

S2406A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to cyber crimes and identity theft; increases penalties for certain acts involving use of personal information, fraud, tampering, theft and use of a computer to commit crimes.

S2406A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2406A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2406--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  penal  law  and  the criminal procedure law, in
  relation to cyber crimes; and to  repeal  certain  provisions  of  the
  penal law relating to scheme to defraud

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1, 2, 3 and 4 of section 155.00 of  the  penal
law,  subdivision  1  as amended by chapter 514 of the laws of 1986, are
amended and two new subdivisions 10 and 11 are added to read as follows:
  1. "Property" means  any  money,  personal  property,  real  property,
computer  data,  computer  program,  PERSONAL  IDENTIFYING  INFORMATION,
SECRET SCIENTIFIC  MATERIAL,  thing  in  action,  evidence  of  debt  or
contract,  or  any  article,  substance or thing of value, including any
gas, steam, water or electricity, which is  provided  for  a  charge  or
compensation.
  2.  "Obtain"  includes, but is not limited to, the bringing about of a
transfer or purported transfer of property or of a legal interest there-
in, whether to the obtainer or another.  WITH REGARD TO PERSONAL IDENTI-
FYING INFORMATION, COMPUTER DATA OR COMPUTER  PROGRAM,  OBTAIN  INCLUDES
DUPLICATING,  RECORDING, COPYING, DOWNLOADING, UPLOADING OR PRINTING OUT
THE INFORMATION, DATA,  OR  PROGRAM,  OR  OBTAINING  A  PHYSICAL  OBJECT
CONTAINING  SUCH INFORMATION.   WITH REGARD TO SERVICE, OBTAIN INCLUDES,
BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, USING OR ACCESSING A SERVICE.
  3. "Deprive." To "deprive" another of property means (a)  to  withhold
it  or  cause  it  to  be withheld from him OR HER permanently or for so
extended a period or under such circumstances that the major portion  of
its  economic  value or benefit is lost to him OR HER, or (b) to dispose
of the property in such manner or under such circumstances as to  render

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

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