senate Bill S3182

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Amends the dates for filing a claim and commencing an action on a bond

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 03, 2011 signed chap.380
Jul 22, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2011 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.50
substituted for a5025
May 18, 2011 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 16, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2011 1st report cal.582
Feb 10, 2011 referred to finance

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S3182 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5025
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง137, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S797, A2387

S3182 - Summary

Provides that a laborer or materialman on a state public improvement may sue on the bond required to be posted by a contractor or subcontractor on such an improvement within 1 year after such improvement has been completed and accepted by the public owner.

S3182 - Sponsor Memo

S3182 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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    S. 3182                                                  A. 5025

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 10, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced by Sen. DeFRANCISCO -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK, MAGNARELLI, TITONE -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to amending the  date
  for commencing an action on a bond

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

  Section 1.  Paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 137 of the state
finance law, as amended by chapter 242 of the laws of 2002,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  (b)  Except  as  provided in section two hundred twenty-g of the labor
law, no action on a payment bond  furnished  pursuant  to  this  section
shall  be  commenced  after  the expiration of one year from the date on
which [final payment under the claimant's subcontract  became  due]  THE
PUBLIC IMPROVEMENT HAS BEEN COMPLETED AND ACCEPTED BY THE PUBLIC OWNER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00505-01-1

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