senate Bill S3358

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the manner in which certain provisions of the correction law are enforced

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
Feb 01, 2013 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

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S3358 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5173
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §755, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S968, A1874
2009-2010: S4687, A8012

S3358 - Summary

Relates to the manner in which certain provisions of the correction law are enforced.

S3358 - Sponsor Memo

S3358 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3358

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  HASSELL-THOMPSON,  BRESLIN, DIAZ, DILAN, KENNEDY,
  KRUEGER, MONTGOMERY,  PARKER,  PERKINS,  SERRANO  --  read  twice  and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Crime Victims, Crime and Correction

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to  the  manner  through
  which enforcement proceedings are brought

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

  Section 1. Section 755 of the correction law, as added by chapter  931
of the laws of 1976, is amended to read as follows:
  S 755. Enforcement. [1. In relation to actions by public agencies, the
provisions  of this article shall be enforceable by a proceeding brought
pursuant to article seventy-eight of the civil practice law and rules.
  2. In relation to actions by private employers, the] THE provisions of
this article shall be enforceable by the division of human rights pursu-
ant to the powers and procedures set forth in  article  fifteen  of  the
executive  law,  and,  concurrently,  by the New York city commission on
human rights; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT NOTHING IN THIS SECTION  SHALL  BE
CONSTRUED  TO  LIMIT  THE  RIGHT  OF A PERSON TO PURSUE ANY LEGAL REMEDY
AVAILABLE UNDER ARTICLE FIFTEEN OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW OR ANY OTHER APPLI-
CABLE PROVISION OF LAW.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02850-01-3

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