|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to governmental operations|
|Nov 25, 2019||referred to governmental operations|
assembly Bill A8776
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A8776 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Senate Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Military Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §2, add Art 14 §§350 - 357, Mil L
A8776 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes civilian cyber security reserve forces within the New York state militia to be capable of being expanded and trained to educate and protect state, county, and local government entities, critical infrastructure, including election systems, businesses and citizens of the state from cyber attacks; makes related provisions.
A8776 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8776 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y November 25, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to establishing the civil- ian cyber security reserve forces THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 2 of the military law, as amended by chapter 731 of the laws of 1958, is amended to read as follows: 1. The militia of the state shall be divided into the organized mili- tia, the state reserve list, the state retired list and the unorganized militia. The organized militia shall be composed of the New York army national guard; the New York air national guard; the inactive national guard; THE CIVILIAN CYBER SECURITY RESERVE FORCES; the New York naval militia; the New York guard whenever such a state force shall be duly organized and such additional forces as may be created by the governor. § 2. The military law is amended by adding a new article 14 to read as follows: ARTICLE 14 CIVILIAN CYBER SECURITY RESERVE FORCES SECTION 350. CIVILIAN CYBER SECURITY RESERVE FORCES. 351. RULES AND REGULATIONS; CIVILIAN CYBER SECURITY RESERVE FORCES. 352. EQUIPMENT. 353. RESTRICTIONS. 354. MEMBERSHIP. 355. NEW YORK CODE OF MILITARY JUSTICE. 356. RESIGNATION. 357. GOVERNOR'S ROLE. § 350. CIVILIAN CYBER SECURITY RESERVE FORCES. 1. THE GOVERNOR SHALL ORGANIZE AND MAINTAIN WITHIN THIS STATE, ON A RESERVE BASIS, CIVILIAN CYBER SECURITY RESERVE FORCES CAPABLE OF BEING EXPANDED AND TRAINED TO EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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