senate Bill S4411

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Allows consumers the right to request from businesses the categories of personal information a business has sold or disclosed to third parties

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to consumer protection
Mar 11, 2019 referred to consumer protection

S4411 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6351
Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 39-F Head, add §899-bb, Gen Bus L; add 99-ff, St Fin L

S4411 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Grants a consumer a right to request a business to disclose the categories and specific pieces of personal information that it collects about the consumer, the categories of sources from which that information is collected, the business purposes for collecting or selling the information, and the categories of third parties with which the information is shared.

S4411 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4411 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4411

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- 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 and the state finance  law,  in
  relation  to  allowing  consumers the right to request from businesses
  the categories of  personal  information  the  business  has  sold  or
  disclosed to third parties

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

  Section 1. The article heading of article 39-F of the general business
law, as added by chapter 442 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read  as
follows:

         [NOTIFICATION OF UNAUTHORIZED] ACQUISITION AND CONTROL
                   OF PRIVATE AND PERSONAL INFORMATION

  §  2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 899-
bb to read as follows:
  § 899-BB. CONSUMER CONTROL OF PERSONAL INFORMATION. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF
THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING DEFINITIONS SHALL APPLY:
  (A) "BIOMETRIC DATA" MEANS AN INDIVIDUAL'S  PHYSIOLOGICAL,  BIOLOGICAL
OR  BEHAVIORAL  CHARACTERISTICS,  INCLUDING AN INDIVIDUAL'S DEOXYRIBONU-
CLEIC ACID THAT CAN BE USED, SINGLY OR IN COMBINATION WITH EACH OTHER OR
WITH OTHER IDENTIFYING DATA TO ESTABLISH INDIVIDUAL IDENTITY.  BIOMETRIC
DATA INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO IMAGERY OF THE IRIS, RETINA, FINGER-
PRINT, FACE, HAND, PALM, VEIN PATTERNS, AND VOICE RECORDINGS, FROM WHICH
AN  IDENTIFIER  TEMPLATE, SUCH AS A FACEPRINT, A MINUTIAE TEMPLATE, OR A
VOICEPRINT, CAN BE EXTRACTED, AND KEYSTROKE PATTERNS  OR  RHYTHMS,  GAIT
PATTERNS  OR  RHYTHMS,  AND SLEEP, HEALTH, OR EXERCISE DATA THAT CONTAIN
IDENTIFYING INFORMATION.
  (B) "BUSINESS" MEANS:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06756-01-9

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