assembly Bill A382

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Directs the department of state to conduct a study on the use of legal material in an electronic format and access to such legal materials

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 06, 2019 approval memo.24
signed chap.575
Nov 26, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1700
substituted for s6030
May 29, 2019 referred to finance
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 23, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.371
May 21, 2019 reported
Jan 09, 2019 referred to governmental operations

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A382 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6030
Law Section:
State
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A5631, S4606
2017-2018: A1922, S6136

A382 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the department of state to conduct a study on the use of legal material in an electronic format that guarantees the authenticity of and access to such legal materials.

A382 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   382

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. LIFTON, STIRPE, O'DONNELL, GALEF -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN  ACT  to direct the department of state to conduct a study on the use
  of legal material in an electronic format and  access  to  such  legal
  materials

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

  Section 1. 1. (a) The department of state, in  consultation  with  any
entity  that  the  secretary of state deems appropriate, shall conduct a
study on the use of legal material in an electronic format that  guaran-
tees the authenticity of and access to such legal materials of the state
of  New York. For the purposes of this act, "legal material" shall mean,
whether or not in effect: the constitution of the state of New York; the
laws of the state of New York; any  state  agency  rule,  regulation  or
decision  that  has  or had the effect of law; material published in the
New York register; and the New York code of rules and regulations.
  (b) The study shall include, but not be limited to:
  i. standards regarding the use, authentication, preservation,  securi-
ty,  and  public  access  of legal material, and the fiscal implications
thereof;
  ii. the needs of users of legal material in an electronic format;
  iii. views of stakeholders  pertaining  to  the  authentication,  use,
preservation, and security of legal materials in an electronic format;
  iv. methods and technologies used for the authentication, use, preser-
vation  and security of legal material, technology used by the state and
other states to disseminate legal material; and
  v. current practices of the state of New York with regard  to  session
laws, the code of statutes, the register, administrative code, and court
opinions in both electronic and non-electronic format.

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