S04744 Summary:

BILL NOS04744
 
SAME ASSAME AS A01729
 
SPONSORPARKER
 
COSPNSRSEPULVEDA
 
MLTSPNSR
 
 
Establishes a commission to study the European Union's general protection data regulation and the current state of cyber security in the state.
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S04744 Actions:

BILL NOS04744
 
03/22/2019REFERRED TO INTERNET AND TECHNOLOGY
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S04744 Committee Votes:

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S04744 Floor Votes:

There are no votes for this bill in this legislative session.
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S04744 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          4744
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                     March 22, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced by Sens. PARKER, SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed,
          and  when  printed  to  be  committed to the Committee on Internet and
          Technology
 
        AN ACT establishing a commission to study the European  Union's  general
          protection  data regulation and the current state of cyber security in
          the state

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section  1.  a.  The  office  of  information  technology services, in
     2  consultation with, and using data  collected  by,  the  state  board  of
     3  elections,  shall  establish  a commission to study the European Union's
     4  general protection data regulation and the current state of cyber  secu-
     5  rity  in  the  state,  to develop legislation to protect people's online
     6  personal information.
     7    b. Such commission shall consist of eleven members to be appointed  by
     8  the  director  of  the  office  of information technology services. Such
     9  members shall have knowledge of and expertise in cyber  security,  tele-
    10  communications,  internet  service delivery, public protection, computer
    11  systems and/or computer networks.
    12    c. Such commission shall investigate, discuss and make recommendations
    13  concerning cyber security issues  using  the  European  Union's  general
    14  protection  data  regulation  as  a  model involving both the public and
    15  private sectors and the necessary steps New York state  should  take  to
    16  protect:
    17    i. critical cyber infrastructure;
    18    ii. financial systems;
    19    iii. telecommunications networks;
    20    iv. electrical grids;
    21    v. security systems;
    22    vi. first responder systems and infrastructure;
    23    vii. physical infrastructure systems;
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD01280-01-9

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     1    viii. transportation systems; and
     2    ix.  any additional sectors of state government and the private sector
     3  as the commission deems necessary.
     4    d. The purpose of such commission shall be to promote the  development
     5  of  innovative,  actionable policies to ensure that New York state is in
     6  the forefront of personal cyber security defense.
     7    e. The members of such commission shall receive  no  compensation  for
     8  their services, but may receive actual and necessary expenses, and shall
     9  not be disqualified for holding any other public office or employment by
    10  means of their service as a member of the commission.
    11    f. Such commission shall be entitled to request and receive, and shall
    12  be  provided  with,  such  facilities, resources and data of any agency,
    13  department, division, board, bureau, commission, or public authority  of
    14  the  state,  as they may reasonably request, to properly carry out their
    15  powers, duties and purpose.
    16    § 2. No later than one year after the effective date of this act,  the
    17  office  of  information technology services shall submit to the governor
    18  and the legislature a report  regarding  the  European  Union's  general
    19  protection  data  regulation  and the current state of cyber security in
    20  the state.
    21    § 3. The office of information technology services shall evaluate such
    22  data with the assistance of experts in:
    23    a. European Union cyber security;
    24    b. voter fraud;
    25    c. New York state cyber security;
    26    d. cybercrime; and
    27    e. hacking.
    28    § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.
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