|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 25, 2012||referred to judiciary|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 22, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 21, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 20, 2012||1st report cal.391|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to judiciary|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Jun 16, 2011||referred to judiciary|
delivered to assembly
|May 23, 2011||advanced to third reading|
|May 18, 2011||2nd report cal.|
|May 17, 2011||1st report cal.736|
|Jan 14, 2011||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S1922
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1922 - Details
S1922 - Summary
Authorizes a court to order an obligor spouse to purchase or maintain disability insurance to ensure continued payment of court ordered support.
S1922 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1922 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the family court act and the domestic relations law, in relation to the purchase or maintenance of a policy of disability insurance PURPOSE: Authorizes a court to order an obligor spouse to purchase or maintain disability insurance to ensure continued payment of court ordered support. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Amends subdivision (b) of section 416 of the family court act, to add disability provisions as elements of support. Per the new subdivision, a court will now be allowed to order an obligor party to purchase or maintain a policy of disability insurance as a means of ensuring continued support by an obligor party during a period of time fixed by the court. Section 2. Amends paragraph a of subdivision 8 of part B of section 236 of the domestic relations law permitting the court to order, in any matrimonial action, an obligor party to purchase or maintain a policy of disability insurance as a means of ensuring continued support by an obligor party during a period of time fixed by the court.
S1922 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1922 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 14, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HANNON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary AN ACT to amend the family court act and the domestic relations law, in relation to the purchase or maintenance of a policy of disability insurance THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The section heading and subdivision (b) of section 416 of the family court act, as amended by chapter 624 of the laws of 2002, are amended to read as follows: Elements of support; provisions for accident, life, DISABILITY and health insurance benefits. (b) The court may also order a party to purchase, maintain, or assign a policy of accident insurance or insurance on the life of either party and designate in the case of life insurance, the person or persons on whose behalf the petition is brought or in the case of accident insur- ance, the insured party as irrevocable beneficiaries during a period of time fixed by the court. IN ADDITION, THE COURT MAY ALSO ORDER AN OBLI- GOR PARTY TO PURCHASE OR MAINTAIN A POLICY OF DISABILITY INSURANCE AS A MEANS OF ENSURING CONTINUED SUPPORT BY AN OBLIGOR PARTY DURING A PERIOD OF TIME FIXED BY THE COURT. The obligation to provide such insurance shall cease upon the termination of such party's duty to provide support. S 2. Paragraph a of subdivision 8 of part B of section 236 of the domestic relations law, as amended by chapter 275 of the laws of 1999, is amended to read as follows: a. In any matrimonial action the court may order a party to purchase, maintain or assign a policy of insurance providing benefits for health and hospital care and related services for either spouse or children of the marriage not to exceed such period of time as such party shall be obligated to provide maintenance, child support or make payments of a EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07099-01-1
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