S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 9, 2013
Introduced by Sen. STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to expanding the type and
number of employers covered by the provisions of the human rights law
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 292 of the executive law, as
amended by chapter 481 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as
5. The term "employer" [does not include] INCLUDES any employer [with
fewer than four] REGARDLESS OF THE NUMBER OF persons in his or her
employ except as set forth in section two hundred ninety-six-b of this
title PROVIDED, HOWEVER, SUCH TERM SHALL NOT INCLUDE AN EMPLOYER WHERE
AT LEAST TWO-THIRDS OF THE PERSONS IN THE EMPLOYERS' EMPLOY ARE THE
CHILDREN, PARENTS, SPOUSE OR A RELATIVE WITHIN THE THIRD DEGREE OF
CONSANGUINITY, OR THE SPOUSES THEREOF, OF SUCH EMPLOYER.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.