|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to consumer protection|
|Sep 29, 2017||referred to rules|
senate Bill S6890
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6890 - Details
S6890 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6890 SPONSOR: CARLUCCI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general business law, in relation to private infor- mation PURPOSE: Expands the definition of private information the disclosure of which will trigger a statutory data breach. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 - Expands the definition of "personal information" to include birthdates, home addresses, and phone numbers. Removes the requirement that a password be disclosed to be considered a breach when debit card, credit card, or bank account numbers are involved. Section 2 - Effective date.
S6890 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6890 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E September 29, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to private infor- mation THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 899-aa of the general business law, as added by chapter 442 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows: (b) "Private information" shall mean personal information consisting of any information in combination with any one or more of the following data elements, when either the personal information or the data element is not encrypted, or encrypted with an encryption key that has also been acquired: (1) social security number; (2) driver's license number or non-driver identification card number; [or] (3) account number, credit or debit card number[, in combination with any required security code, access code, or password that would permit access to an individual's financial account]; OR (4) BIRTHDATES, HOME ADDRESSES, OR PHONE NUMBERS, OR ANY COMBINATION THEREOF; "Private information" does not include publicly available information which is lawfully made available to the general public from federal, state, or local government records. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD13551-01-7
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