senate Bill S7139A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Amends the definition of place of public accommodation, resort or amusement for the purposes of the human rights law

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 03, 2012 print number 7139a
May 03, 2012 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
May 01, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations

S7139 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9848
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง292 & 296, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S4093, A2070
2015-2016: S1405, A136

S7139 - Summary

Amends the definition of place of public accommodation, resort or amusement for the purposes of the human rights law.

S7139 - Sponsor Memo

S7139 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7139

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Investigations  and
  Government Operations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive law, in relation to the definition of
  "place of public accommodation, resort or amusement" for the  purposes
  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 9 of section  292  of  the  executive  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  262  of  the  laws  of 1994, is amended to read as
follows:
  9. The term "place of public accommodation, resort or amusement" shall
include, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE OWNER OR OPERATOR OF SUCH PLACE IS  A
STATE  OR  LOCAL  GOVERNMENT  ENTITY  OR A PRIVATE INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY,
except as hereinafter specified, all places included in the  meaning  of
such  terms  as:  inns,  taverns,  road  houses, hotels, motels, whether
conducted for the entertainment of transient guests or for the  accommo-
dation  of  those seeking health, recreation or rest, or restaurants, or
eating houses, or any place where food is sold for  consumption  on  the
premises;  buffets,  saloons,  barrooms, or any store, park or enclosure
where spirituous or malt liquors are sold; ice  cream  parlors,  confec-
tionaries, soda fountains, and all stores where ice cream, ice and fruit
preparations  or  their  derivatives, or where beverages of any kind are
retailed for consumption on the premises; wholesale  and  retail  stores
and  establishments  dealing with goods or services of any kind, dispen-
saries, clinics, hospitals, bath-houses, swimming pools,  laundries  and
all  other  cleaning establishments, barber shops, beauty parlors, thea-
tres, motion picture houses, airdromes, roof gardens, music halls,  race
courses,  skating  rinks, amusement and recreation parks, trailer camps,
resort camps, fairs, bowling alleys, golf courses, gymnasiums,  shooting
galleries,  billiard  and  pool parlors; garages, all public conveyances
operated on land or water or in the air, as well  as  the  stations  and
terminals  thereof;  travel  or  tour  advisory  services,  agencies  or
bureaus; public halls [and], PUBLIC ROOMS,  public  elevators,  AND  ANY

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

S7139A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9848
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง292 & 296, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S4093, A2070
2015-2016: S1405, A136

S7139A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Amends the definition of place of public accommodation, resort or amusement for the purposes of the human rights law.

S7139A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7139A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7139--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Investigations  and
  Government  Operations  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in  relation  to  the  definition  of
  "place  of public accommodation, resort or amusement" for the purposes
  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  9  of  section  292 of the executive law, as
amended by chapter 262 of the laws  of  1994,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  9. The term "place of public accommodation, resort or amusement" shall
include,  REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE OWNER OR OPERATOR OF SUCH PLACE IS A
STATE OR LOCAL GOVERNMENT ENTITY OR  A  PRIVATE  INDIVIDUAL  OR  ENTITY,
except  as  hereinafter specified, all places included in the meaning of
such terms as: inns,  taverns,  road  houses,  hotels,  motels,  whether
conducted  for the entertainment of transient guests or for the accommo-
dation of those seeking health, recreation or rest, or  restaurants,  or
eating  houses,  or  any place where food is sold for consumption on the
premises; buffets, saloons, barrooms, or any store,  park  or  enclosure
where  spirituous  or  malt liquors are sold; ice cream parlors, confec-
tionaries, soda fountains, and all stores where ice cream, ice and fruit
preparations or their derivatives, or where beverages of  any  kind  are
retailed  for  consumption  on the premises; wholesale and retail stores
and establishments dealing with goods or services of any  kind,  dispen-
saries,  clinics,  hospitals, bath-houses, swimming pools, laundries and
all other cleaning establishments, barber shops, beauty  parlors,  thea-
tres,  motion picture houses, airdromes, roof gardens, music halls, race
courses, skating rinks, amusement and recreation parks,  trailer  camps,
resort  camps, fairs, bowling alleys, golf courses, gymnasiums, shooting
galleries, billiard and pool parlors; garages,  all  public  conveyances
operated  on  land  or  water or in the air, as well as the stations and
terminals  thereof;  travel  or  tour  advisory  services,  agencies  or

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

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