senate Bill S5642

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting the NY privacy act

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee


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May 09, 2019 referred to consumer protection

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S5642 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8526
Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 42 §§1100 - 1110, Gen Bus L

S5642 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the NY privacy act to require companies to disclose their methods of de-identifying personal information, to place special safeguards around data sharing and to allow consumers to obtain the names of all entities with whom their information is shared; creates a special account to fund a new office of privacy and data protection.

S5642 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5642 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5642

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  THOMAS, CARLUCCI, MYRIE -- 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, in relation to the  management
  and oversight of personal data

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act may be known and cited  as  the  "New
York privacy act".
  § 2. The general business law is amended by adding a new article 42 to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 42
                          NEW YORK PRIVACY ACT
SECTION 1100. DEFINITIONS.
        1101. JURISDICTIONAL SCOPE.
        1102. DATA FIDUCIARY.
        1103. CONSUMER RIGHTS.
        1104. TRANSPARENCY.
        1105. RESPONSIBILITY ACCORDING TO ROLE.
        1106. DE-IDENTIFIED DATA.
        1107. EXEMPTIONS.
        1108. LIABILITY.
        1109. ENFORCEMENT.
        1110. PREEMPTION.
  §  1100. DEFINITIONS. THE DEFINITIONS IN THIS ARTICLE APPLY UNLESS THE
CONTEXT CLEARLY REQUIRES OTHERWISE:
  1. "AFFILIATE" MEANS A LEGAL ENTITY THAT CONTROLS, IS  CONTROLLED  BY,
OR  IS UNDER COMMON CONTROL WITH, ANOTHER LEGAL ENTITY, WHERE THE ENTITY
HOLDS ITSELF OUT AS AFFILIATED OR UNDER COMMON  OWNERSHIP  SUCH  THAT  A
CONSUMER  ACTING  REASONABLY  UNDER  THE  CIRCUMSTANCES WOULD ANTICIPATE
THEIR PERSONAL DATA BEING PROVIDED TO AN AFFILIATE.

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

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