NY A00465 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-09 - referred to governmental operations
Pending: Assembly Governmental Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Enacts the "personal information protection act"; establishes a personal information bill of rights requiring parties having custody of residents' personal identifying information to ensure the security thereof; provides for the approval of programs to secure personal identifying information by the office of information security; requires the notification of the division of state police and the subjects of information upon the breach of such information; directs the office of technology services to establish an information sharing and analysis program to assess threats to cybersecurity; establishes standards for the protection of personal information and provides for a private right of action in the event such standards are violated.

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Title

Enacts the "personal information protection act"; establishes a personal information bill of rights requiring parties having custody of residents' personal identifying information to ensure the security thereof; provides for the approval of programs to secure personal identifying information by the office of information security; requires the notification of the division of state police and the subjects of information upon the breach of such information; directs the office of technology services to establish an information sharing and analysis program to assess threats to cybersecurity; establishes standards for the protection of personal information and provides for a private right of action in the event such standards are violated.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-01-09Assemblyreferred to governmental operations

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