Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 09, 2023||
reference changed to budget and revenue
|Jan 18, 2023||
referred to investigations and government operations
Senate Bill S2012
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S2012 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S2012 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2012 SPONSOR: KRUEGER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to creating an excise tax on the collection of consumer data by commercial data collectors PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To raise revenue to fund state services by imposing a tax on the collection of New Yorkers' consumer data by businesses for commercial purposes. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Amends Tax Law by adding new Section 186-h Section 1. The bill imposes an excise tax on the collection of New York- ers' consumer data based on the number of New York individuals on whom a commercial data collector collects data within a month. The tax applies regardless of the format in which the data is collected. The tax is
2023-S2012 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2012 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 18, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, HOYLMAN-SIGAL -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investi- gations and Government Operations AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to creating an excise tax on the collection of consumer data by commercial data collectors THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The tax law is amended by adding a new section 186-h to read as follows: § 186-H. EXCISE TAX ON THE COLLECTION OF CONSUMER DATA BY COMMERCIAL DATA COLLECTORS. 1. IMPOSITION OF TAX. THERE IS HEREBY IMPOSED A MONTHLY EXCISE TAX ON THE COLLECTION OF THE CONSUMER DATA OF INDIVIDUAL NEW YORK CONSUMERS BY COMMERCIAL DATA COLLECTORS. THE TAX SHALL APPLY REGARDLESS OF THE FORMAT, ELECTRONIC OR OTHERWISE, IN WHICH THE CONSUMER DATA IS COLLECTED BY THE COMMERCIAL DATA COLLECTOR. 2. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SECTION: (A) THE WORDS "COMMERCIAL DATA COLLECTOR" MEAN A FOR-PROFIT ENTITY THAT: (I) COLLECTS, MAINTAINS, USES, PROCESSES, SELLS OR SHARES CONSUMER DATA IN SUPPORT OF ITS BUSINESS ACTIVITIES; AND (II) COLLECTS CONSUMER DATA, OTHER THAN CONSUMER CONTACT INFORMATION, ON MORE THAN ONE MILLION INDIVIDUAL NEW YORK CONSUMERS IN A MONTH WITHIN THE CALENDAR YEAR. (B) THE WORD "CONSUMER" MEANS AN INDIVIDUAL WHO PURCHASES GOODS OR SERVICES FROM A COMMERCIAL DATA COLLECTOR OR USES THE SERVICES OF A COMMERCIAL DATA COLLECTOR, WHETHER CHARGED FOR THOSE SERVICES OR NOT. (C) THE WORDS "CONSUMER CONTACT INFORMATION" MEAN (I) A CONSUMER'S EMAIL ADDRESS, TELEPHONE NUMBER, TELEFAX NUMBER, HOME ADDRESS, MAILING ADDRESS; AND (II) CREDIT CARD INFORMATION NECESSARY TO ENGAGE IN A SALES TRANSACTION. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04825-01-3 S. 2012 2
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