NY S05959 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on May 16 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-16 - PRINT NUMBER 5959B
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Summary

Establishes the right of privacy and the right of publicity for both living and deceased individuals; provides that an individual's persona is the personal property of the individual and is freely transferable and descendible; provides for the registration with the department of state of such rights of a deceased individual; and that the use of a digital replica for purposes of trade within an expressive work shall be a violation.

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Title

Establishes the right of privacy and the right of publicity for both living and deceased individuals; provides that an individual's persona is the personal property of the individual and is freely transferable and descendible; provides for the registration with the department of state of such rights of a deceased individual; and that the use of a digital replica for purposes of trade within an expressive work shall be a violation.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-06-16SenatePRINT NUMBER 5959B
2019-06-16SenateAMEND AND RECOMMIT TO JUDICIARY
2019-06-07SenatePRINT NUMBER 5959A
2019-06-07SenateAMEND AND RECOMMIT TO JUDICIARY
2019-05-17SenateCOMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO JUDICIARY
2019-05-16SenateREFERRED TO CODES

Same As/Similar To

A05605 (Same As) 2019-06-19 - ordered to third reading rules cal.592

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Bill Comments

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