senate Bill S1308

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Applies the provisions of the human rights law to all employers regardless of the number of persons in their employ excluding certain family operated businesses

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Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken


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

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Jan 14, 2013 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Jan 09, 2013 referred to investigations and government operations

S1308 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง292, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2616
2009-2010: S1377

S1308 - Summary

Applies the provisions of the human rights law to all employers regardless of the number of persons in their employ; excludes from the definition of employers those employers where at least two-thirds of the employees are family members or spouses of family members of the employer.

S1308 - Sponsor Memo

S1308 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1308

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to expanding the type and
  number of employers covered by the provisions 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  5  of  section  292 of the executive law, as
amended by chapter 481 of the laws  of  2010,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  5.  The term "employer" [does not include] INCLUDES any employer [with
fewer than four] REGARDLESS OF THE NUMBER  OF  persons  in  his  or  her
employ  except  as set forth in section two hundred ninety-six-b of this
title PROVIDED, HOWEVER, SUCH TERM SHALL NOT INCLUDE AN  EMPLOYER  WHERE
AT  LEAST  TWO-THIRDS  OF  THE  PERSONS IN THE EMPLOYERS' EMPLOY ARE THE
CHILDREN, PARENTS, SPOUSE OR A  RELATIVE  WITHIN  THE  THIRD  DEGREE  OF
CONSANGUINITY, OR THE SPOUSES THEREOF, OF SUCH EMPLOYER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04192-01-3

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