senate Bill S567

2021-2022 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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Jan 06, 2021 referred to consumer protection

S567 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3709
Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 39-F Art Head, add §899-cc, Gen Bus L; add 99-ii, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S4411, A6351

S567 (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.

S567 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S567 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    567
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 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 amended by chapter 117 of the laws of 2019, is amended  to  read
 as follows:
 
          [NOTIFICATION OF UNAUTHORIZED] ACQUISITION AND CONTROL
            OF PRIVATE AND PERSONAL INFORMATION; DATA SECURITY
                                PROTECTIONS
 
   §  2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 899-
 cc to read as follows:
   § 899-CC. 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.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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