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 23, 2013
Introduced by Sens. BALL, GRISANTI, LANZA -- read twice and ordered
printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
-- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
and recommitted to said committee
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring the display
of the prisoner of war/missing in action flag at every state public
building at which the flag of the United States of America is
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 403-a of the executive law, as
added by chapter 411 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
2. [Every state police facility, including but not limited to the
headquarters, substations, and training academy, is encouraged to
display the] THE prisoner of [war and missing] WAR/MISSING in action
flag [on all days on] SHALL BE DISPLAYED AT EVERY STATE PUBLIC BUILDING
AT which the flag [of the United States of America] is displayed.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.