Bill Text: NY S03616 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to the protection of personal privacy.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2018-02-15 - OPINION REFERRED TO JUDICIARY [S03616 Detail]

Download: New_York-2017-S03616-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    January 25, 2017
        Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary
        proposing an amendment to article 1 of the constitution, in relation  to
          protection of the right to personal privacy
     1    Section  1.  Resolved  (if the Assembly concur), That article 1 of the
     2  constitution be amended by adding a new section 19 to read as follows:
     3    § 19. The inherent right of each person to personal privacy shall  not
     4  be infringed.  Each natural person shall be guaranteed by this constitu-
     5  tion and such legislation as may be necessary.
     6    §  2.  Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That the foregoing amendment
     7  be referred to the first regular legislative session convening after the
     8  next succeeding general election of members of  the  assembly,  and,  in
     9  conformity  with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution, be
    10  published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.