|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 12, 2014||referred to governmental operations|
delivered to assembly
|May 05, 2014||advanced to third reading|
|Apr 30, 2014||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 29, 2014||1st report cal.430|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to investigations and government operations|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Jun 04, 2013||referred to governmental operations|
delivered to assembly
|May 20, 2013||advanced to third reading|
|May 08, 2013||2nd report cal.|
|May 07, 2013||1st report cal.578|
|Feb 25, 2013||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S3866
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
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S3866 - Details
S3866 - Summary
Defines a "three-unit service dog team" and grants rights and privileges to such teams.
S3866 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S3866 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the civil rights law, in relation to defining a "three-unit service dog team" and granting rights and privileges to such teams PURPOSE: This bill will allow individuals who are trained to handle and/or maintaining the training of the service dogs as part of a three unit service team to have the same rights and privileges under article 4-B of the civil rights law as a person with a disability. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Provides that person who are part of a three. unit service dog team, while engaged in continuing training and/or handling of the service dog on behalf of a person with a disability, will have the same right and privileges as a person with disability. under Article 4-B of the civil rights law. Three unit service dog team is defined as a team consisting of a person with a disability, a trained service dog and a person over the age of eighteen who has been trained to handle a service dog. JUSTIFICATION: This bill will ensure that individuals who are engaged in continued training of a service dog for a person with a disability will not be discriminated against.
S3866 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3866 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 25, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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 civil rights law, in relation to defining a "three- unit service dog team" and granting rights and privileges to such teams THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 47-b of the civil rights law is amended by adding a new subdivision 3-a to read as follows: 3-A. PERSONS WHO ARE PART OF A THREE-UNIT SERVICE DOG TEAM, WHILE ENGAGED IN CONTINUING TRAINING OF A SERVICE DOG, SHALL HAVE THE SAME RIGHTS AND PRIVILEGES SET FORTH FOR PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY IN THIS ARTICLE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, "THREE-UNIT SERVICE DOG TEAM" SHALL MEAN A TEAM CONSISTING OF A PERSON WITH A DISABILITY, A TRAINED SERVICE DOG, AND A PERSON OVER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN WHO HAS BEEN TRAINED TO HANDLE A SERVICE DOG. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05343-01-3
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