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A07198 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     April 29, 2021
        Introduced by M. of A. ANDERSON -- read once and referred to the Commit-
          tee on Banks
        AN  ACT  to  amend  the banking law, in relation to establishing the New
          York state money transmission disclosure act
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
     2  the "New York state money transmission disclosure act".
     3    § 2. The banking law is amended by adding a new section 651-c to  read
     4  as follows:
     5    § 651-c. Written disclosures. Each licensee, or such licensee's desig-
     6  nated  agents  and subagents, providing a transmission transaction which
     7  involves, or is connected with the exchange of currency of  one  country
     8  into  the  currency of another country shall provide the customer with a
     9  written disclosure, prior to the time that the  customer  pays  for  the
    10  transaction,  which  shall clearly include all of the following informa-
    11  tion:
    12    1. The total amount of currency in United States dollars presented  by
    13  the customer;
    14    2. The rate of exchange applied to each particular transaction;
    15    3. The amount of commissions and fees in United States dollars charged
    16  by  the  licensee which shall include, but not be limited to, conversion
    17  fees, fees based on the destination of the money, and all other process-
    18  ing fees; and
    19    4. The total amount of currency to be  delivered  to  the  beneficiary
    20  designated  by the customer in United States dollars and the currency of
    21  the foreign destination.
    22    § 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
    23  have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or
    24  repeal  of  any  rule  or regulation necessary for the implementation of
    25  this act on its effective date are authorized to be made  and  completed
    26  on or before such effective date.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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