senate Bill S3325B

Signed By Governor
2009-2010 Legislative Session

Extends the time for filing a notice of claim for injuries suffered as a result of participation in the World Trade Center rescue, recovery or cleanup operations

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 16, 2009 signed chap.440
Sep 04, 2009 delivered to governor
Jul 16, 2009 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.849
substituted for s3325b
Jul 16, 2009 substituted by a7122c
Jul 15, 2009 ordered to third reading cal.849
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 19, 2009 print number 3325b
Jun 19, 2009 amend (t) and recommit to judiciary
Jun 02, 2009 print number 3325a
Jun 02, 2009 amend and recommit to judiciary
Mar 16, 2009 referred to judiciary

Co-Sponsors

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S3325 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7122
Law Section:
Court of Claims Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §50-i, Gen Muni L

S3325 - Summary

Extends the time for filing a claim against a public corporation for injuries sustained as a result of participation in the World Trade Center rescue, recovery, or cleanup operations.

S3325 - Sponsor Memo

S3325 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  3325

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 16, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. STEWART-COUSINS, DIAZ, HASSELL-THOMPSON, MONTGOMERY,
  OPPENHEIMER  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the court of claims act and the general  municipal  law,
  in  relation  to  extending  the  time  to  file a notice of claim for
  certain persons who sustained injury as a result of  the  World  Trade
  Center rescue, recovery or cleanup operations

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.  Short title.  This act shall be known and may be cited  as
"Jimmy Nolan's Law".
  S  2. Section 10 of the court of claims act is amended by adding a new
subdivision 10 to read as follows:
  10. (A) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY,  A
PARTICIPANT IN WORLD TRADE CENTER RESCUE, RECOVERY OR CLEANUP OPERATIONS
SHALL  HAVE ONE YEAR FROM THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SUBDIVISION TO FILE
A NOTICE OF CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE OF NEW YORK FOR INJURIES SUFFERED AS
A RESULT OF SUCH PARTICIPATION.
  (B) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION:
  (1) "PARTICIPANT IN WORLD TRADE CENTER  RESCUE,  RECOVERY  OR  CLEANUP
OPERATIONS" MEANS ANY EMPLOYEE OR VOLUNTEER THAT:
  (I)  PARTICIPATED IN THE RESCUE, RECOVERY OR CLEANUP OPERATIONS AT THE
WORLD TRADE CENTER SITE; OR
  (II) WORKED AT THE NEW YORK CITY MORGUE OR  THE  TEMPORARY  MORGUE  ON
PIER  LOCATIONS  ON THE WEST SIDE OF MANHATTAN AFTER SEPTEMBER ELEVENTH,
TWO THOUSAND ONE; OR
  (III) WORKED ON THE BARGES BETWEEN THE WEST SIDE OF MANHATTAN AND  THE
FRESH  KILLS  LAND  FILL  IN NEW YORK CITY AFTER SEPTEMBER ELEVENTH, TWO
THOUSAND ONE.
  (2) "WORLD TRADE CENTER SITE" MEANS ANYWHERE  BELOW  A  LINE  STARTING
FROM  THE  HUDSON  RIVER  AND CANAL STREET; EAST ON CANAL STREET TO PIKE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00990-02-9

Co-Sponsors

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S3325A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7122
Law Section:
Court of Claims Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §50-i, Gen Muni L

S3325A - Summary

Extends the time for filing a claim against a public corporation for injuries sustained as a result of participation in the World Trade Center rescue, recovery, or cleanup operations.

S3325A - Sponsor Memo

S3325A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 3325--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 16, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. STEWART-COUSINS, DIAZ, HASSELL-THOMPSON, MONTGOMERY,
  OPPENHEIMER,  PERKINS,  SAVINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary --  commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the court of claims act and the general  municipal  law,
  in  relation  to  extending  the  time  to  file a notice of claim for
  certain persons who sustained injury as a result of  the  World  Trade
  Center rescue, recovery or cleanup operations

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.  Short title.  This act shall be known and may be cited  as
"Jimmy Nolan's law".
  S  2. Section 10 of the court of claims act is amended by adding a new
subdivision 10 to read as follows:
  10. (A) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY,  A
PARTICIPANT IN WORLD TRADE CENTER RESCUE, RECOVERY OR CLEANUP OPERATIONS
SHALL  HAVE ONE YEAR FROM THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SUBDIVISION TO FILE
A NOTICE OF CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE OF NEW YORK FOR INJURIES SUFFERED AS
A RESULT OF SUCH PARTICIPATION.
  (B) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION:
  (1) "PARTICIPANT IN WORLD TRADE CENTER  RESCUE,  RECOVERY  OR  CLEANUP
OPERATIONS" MEANS ANY EMPLOYEE OR VOLUNTEER THAT:
  (I)  PARTICIPATED IN THE RESCUE, RECOVERY OR CLEANUP OPERATIONS AT THE
WORLD TRADE CENTER SITE; OR
  (II) WORKED AT THE FRESH KILLS LAND FILL IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK AFTER
SEPTEMBER ELEVENTH, TWO THOUSAND ONE; OR
  (III) WORKED AT THE NEW YORK CITY MORGUE OR THE  TEMPORARY  MORGUE  ON
PIER  LOCATIONS  ON THE WEST SIDE OF MANHATTAN AFTER SEPTEMBER ELEVENTH,
TWO THOUSAND ONE; OR

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00990-05-9

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S3325B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7122
Law Section:
Court of Claims Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §50-i, Gen Muni L

S3325B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Extends the time for filing a claim against a public corporation for injuries sustained as a result of participation in the World Trade Center rescue, recovery, or cleanup operations.

S3325B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3325B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 3325--B

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 16, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  STEWART-COUSINS,  DIAZ,  HASSELL-THOMPSON, LANZA,
  MONTGOMERY, OPPENHEIMER, PERKINS, SAVINO --  read  twice  and  ordered
  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judici-
  ary --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and  recommitted  to  said committee -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee

AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to extending the
  time to file  a  claim  against  a  public  corporation  for  injuries
  sustained  by  persons  who  participated  in  the  World Trade Center
  rescue, recovery or cleanup operations

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Jimmy Nolan's law".
  S 2. Section 50-i of the general municipal law is amended by adding  a
new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4.  (A)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY,
INCLUDING ANY OTHER SUBDIVISION OF THIS SECTION, SECTION FIFTY-E OF THIS
ARTICLE, SECTION THIRTY-EIGHT HUNDRED THIRTEEN OF THE EDUCATION LAW, AND
THE PROVISIONS OF ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL OR LOCAL LAW OR CHARTER REQUIRING
AS A CONDITION  PRECEDENT  TO  COMMENCEMENT  OF  AN  ACTION  OR  SPECIAL
PROCEEDING  THAT  A  NOTICE OF CLAIM BE FILED OR PRESENTED, ANY CAUSE OF
ACTION AGAINST A PUBLIC CORPORATION FOR PERSONAL INJURIES SUFFERED BY  A
PARTICIPANT IN WORLD TRADE CENTER RESCUE, RECOVERY OR CLEANUP OPERATIONS
AS  A  RESULT  OF SUCH PARTICIPATION WHICH IS BARRED AS OF THE EFFECTIVE
DATE OF THIS SUBDIVISION BECAUSE THE APPLICABLE PERIOD OF LIMITATION HAS
EXPIRED IS HEREBY REVIVED, AND A CLAIM THEREON MAY BE FILED  AND  SERVED
AND  PROSECUTED  PROVIDED SUCH CLAIM IS FILED AND SERVED WITHIN ONE YEAR
OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
  (B) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00990-12-9

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