senate Bill S8427

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting consumer reporting agencies from requiring or requesting certain consumer information

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May 07, 2018 referred to consumer protection

S8427 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §380-a, rel §380-v to be §380-w, add §380-v, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1699

S8427 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to prohibiting consumer reporting agencies from requiring or requesting a copy of a consumer's social security card when furnishing consumer reports or investigative consumer reports to third parties.

S8427 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8427 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8427

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 7, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

AN  ACT  to  amend  the general business law, in relation to prohibiting
  consumer reporting  agencies  from  requiring  or  requesting  certain
  consumer information

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 1 of subdivision (t)  of  section  380-a  of  the
general  business  law,  as added by chapter 441 of the laws of 2014, is
amended to read as follows:
  (1) a social security number [or a copy  of  a  social  security  card
issued by the social security administration];
  § 2. Section 380-v of the general business law, as relettered by chap-
ter  441  of  the  laws  of  2014, is relettered section 380-w and a new
section 380-v is added to read as follows:
  §  380-V.  LIMITATIONS  ON  REQUESTS  FOR  IDENTIFYING  DOCUMENTATION.
CONSUMER  REPORTING  AGENCIES  SHALL  NOT REQUIRE OR REQUEST A COPY OF A
CONSUMER'S SOCIAL SECURITY CARD. FOR THE PURPOSES OF PROPER  IDENTIFICA-
TION  OF  A CONSUMER, A CONSUMER REPORTING AGENCY MAY REQUEST OR REQUIRE
SUCH CONSUMER'S SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11764-01-7

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