senate Bill S2475

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to computer-related crimes

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 29, 2020 advanced to third reading
Jan 28, 2020 2nd report cal.
Jan 27, 2020 1st report cal.281
Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 03, 2019 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 10, 2019 advanced to third reading
Apr 09, 2019 2nd report cal.
Apr 08, 2019 1st report cal.393
Jan 25, 2019 referred to codes

Votes

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Jan 27, 2020 - Codes committee Vote

S2475
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Jan 27, 2020

Apr 8, 2019 - Codes committee Vote

S2475
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Apr 8, 2019

aye wr (3)
excused (1)

S2475 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8324
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Pen L, generally; amd §6430, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7382
2017-2018: S4670

S2475 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to computer-related crimes.

S2475 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2475 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2475

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law and the  education  law,  in  relation  to
  computer-related crimes

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

  Section 1. Section 156.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter  558
of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
§ 156.00 Offenses involving computers; definition of terms.
  The  following definitions are applicable to this chapter except where
different meanings are expressly specified:
  1. "Computer" means a device or group of  devices  which,  by  manipu-
lation  of  electronic,  magnetic,  optical or electrochemical impulses,
pursuant to a computer program, can  automatically  perform  arithmetic,
logical,  storage  or retrieval operations with or on computer data, and
includes any connected or directly related device, equipment or facility
which enables such computer to store, retrieve or communicate to or from
a person, another computer or another device  the  results  of  computer
operations, computer programs or computer data.
  2.  "Computer  program"  is  property and means an ordered set of data
representing coded instructions or statements  that,  when  executed  by
computer,  cause  the  computer,  COMPUTER SYSTEM OR COMPUTER NETWORK to
process data or direct the computer, COMPUTER SYSTEM OR COMPUTER NETWORK
to perform one or more computer operations or both and  may  be  in  any
form,  including magnetic storage media, punched cards, or stored inter-
nally in the memory of the computer.
  3. "Computer data" is property and means a representation of  informa-
tion,  knowledge,  facts, concepts or instructions which are being proc-
essed, or have been processed in a computer and  may  be  in  any  form,
including magnetic storage media, punched cards, or stored internally in
the memory of the computer.

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

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