senate Bill S5077

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to conduct of the examination before trial

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 23, 2014 signed chap.379
Sep 11, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 09, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.844
substituted for a9077
May 07, 2014 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 04, 2014 advanced to third reading
Mar 03, 2014 2nd report cal.
Feb 27, 2014 1st report cal.193
Jan 08, 2014 referred to judiciary
May 08, 2013 referred to judiciary

S5077 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9077
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Amd R3113, CPLR

S5077 - Summary

Relates to conduct of the examination before trial.

S5077 - Sponsor Memo

S5077 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5077

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 8, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. BONACIC -- (at request of the Office of Court Admin-
  istration) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to conduct
  of the examination before trial

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (c) of rule 3113 of the civil practice law  and
rules is amended to read as follows:
  (c)  Examination and cross-examination. Examination and cross-examina-
tion of deponents shall proceed as permitted in the trial of actions  in
open  court,  EXCEPT THAT A NON-PARTY DEPONENT'S COUNSEL MAY PARTICIPATE
IN THE DEPOSITION AND MAKE OBJECTIONS ON BEHALF OF HIS OR HER CLIENT  IN
THE  SAME MANNER AS COUNSEL FOR A PARTY.  When the deposition of a party
is taken at the instance of an adverse party, the deponent may be cross-
examined by his OR HER own attorney.    Cross-examination  need  not  be
limited to the subject matter of the examination in chief.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to all
actions pending on such effective date or commenced  on  or  after  such
effective date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09842-01-3

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