assembly Bill A1729

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a commission to study cyber security in the state

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to governmental operations
Jan 16, 2019 referred to governmental operations

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A1729 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4744
Law Section:
Commissions
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A9013, S7726
2021-2022: A3900, S6068

A1729 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a commission to study the European Union's general protection data regulation and the current state of cyber security in the state.

A1729 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1729

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. VANEL, DINOWITZ, ABINANTI, GALEF, MOSLEY, CAHILL,
  HYNDMAN,  GLICK,  BARRON,  PICHARDO,  RAIA, MONTESANO, BLAKE, WALLACE,
  BICHOTTE, RIVERA, GOTTFRIED, D'URSO, TAYLOR, HUNTER,  THIELE,  ARROYO,
  COLTON, LAWRENCE, COOK, LIFTON, LUPARDO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
  A.    GIGLIO, SIMON, WRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Governmental Operations

AN ACT establishing a commission to study the European  Union's  general
  protection  data regulation and the current state of cyber security in
  the state

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

  Section  1.  a.  The  office  of  information  technology services, in
consultation with, and using data  collected  by,  the  state  board  of
elections,  shall  establish  a commission to study the European Union's
general protection data regulation and the current state of cyber  secu-
rity  in  the  state,  to develop legislation to protect people's online
personal information.
  b. Such commission shall consist of eleven members to be appointed  by
the  director  of  the  office  of information technology services. Such
members shall have knowledge of and expertise in cyber  security,  tele-
communications,  internet  service delivery, public protection, computer
systems and/or computer networks.
  c. Such commission shall investigate, discuss and make recommendations
concerning cyber security issues  using  the  European  Union's  general
protection  data  regulation  as  a  model involving both the public and
private sectors and the necessary steps New York state  should  take  to
protect:
  i. critical cyber infrastructure;
  ii. financial systems;
  iii. telecommunications networks;
  iv. electrical grids;

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