assembly Bill A9077

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to conduct of the examination before trial

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S5077 - Signed by Governor


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

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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
Jun 09, 2014 substituted by s5077
May 30, 2014 advanced to third reading cal.844
May 28, 2014 reported
Mar 12, 2014 referred to judiciary

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A9077 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5077
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Amd R3113, CPLR

A9077 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to conduct of the examination before trial.

A9077 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  9077

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 12, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. WEINSTEIN -- (at request of the Office of Court
  Administration) -- read once and referred to the Committee on  Judici-
  ary

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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