senate Bill S6890

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to private information

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Rules Committee


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Sep 29, 2017 referred to rules

S6890 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8709
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง899-aa, Gen Bus L

S6890 - Summary

Amends the definition of "private information" to include birth dates, home addresses or phone numbers or any combination thereof.

S6890 - Sponsor Memo

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.
  S 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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