senate Bill S2647A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires the POW/MIA flag to be displayed at every state public building at which the flag of the United States of America is displayed

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to finance
Jul 29, 2013 print number 2647a
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 23, 2013 referred to finance

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S2647 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §403-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4896
2009-2010: S1408

S2647 - Summary

Requires the POW/MIA flag to be displayed at every state public building at which the flag of the United States of America is displayed.

S2647 - Sponsor Memo

S2647 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2647

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 23, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring the  display
  of the prisoner of war/missing in action flag at every public building
  at which the flag of the United States of America is displayed

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

  Section 1. Section 403-a of the executive law, as amended  by  chapter
411 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
  S  403-a.  Display  of prisoner of war and missing in action flag. [1.
Every county outside the city of New York, city, town,  and  village  is
encouraged to display the] THE prisoner of [war and missing] WAR/MISSING
in  action  flag  [at the building housing its local legislative body on
all days on] SHALL BE DISPLAYED AT EVERY  PUBLIC  BUILDING  FACILITY  AT
which the flag [of the United States of America] is displayed.
  [2.  Every  state  police  facility,  including but not limited to the
headquarters,  substations,  and  training  academy,  is  encouraged  to
display  the  prisoner  of war and missing in action flag on all days on
which the flag of the United States of America is displayed.]
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07167-01-3

Co-Sponsors

S2647A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §403-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4896
2009-2010: S1408

S2647A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the POW/MIA flag to be displayed at every state public building at which the flag of the United States of America is displayed.

S2647A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2647A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2647--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 23, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  BALL,  GRISANTI,  LANZA -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on  Finance
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring the  display
  of  the  prisoner  of war/missing in action flag at every state public
  building at which  the  flag  of  the  United  States  of  America  is
  displayed

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 403-a of  the  executive  law,  as
added by chapter 411 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
  2.  [Every  state  police  facility,  including but not limited to the
headquarters,  substations,  and  training  academy,  is  encouraged  to
display  the]  THE  prisoner  of [war and missing] WAR/MISSING in action
flag [on all days on] SHALL BE DISPLAYED AT EVERY STATE PUBLIC  BUILDING
AT which the flag [of the United States of America] is displayed.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07167-02-3

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