assembly Bill A3217

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to motions for summary judgment

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
Jan 22, 2015 referred to codes

A3217 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Amd R3212, CPLR
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A6693
2011-2012: A8053
2013-2014: A808
2017-2018: A5389
2019-2020: A4006
2021-2022: A9211
2023-2024: A880

A3217 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to motions for summary judgment.

A3217 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2015

Introduced by M. of A. WEPRIN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Codes

AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to motions
  for summary judgment


  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of rule 3212 of the civil practice law  and
rules, as amended by chapter 492 of the laws of 1996, is amended to read
as follows:
  (a)  Time; kind of action.  Any party may move for summary judgment in
any action, after issue has been  joined;  provided  however,  that  the
court  BY  ORDER SPECIFIC TO THE CASE may set a date after which no such
motion may be made, such date being no earlier than  thirty  days  after
the  filing  of  the note of issue. If no such date is set by the court,
such motion shall be made no later than one hundred  twenty  days  after
the  filing  of  the  note  of issue, except with leave of court on good
cause shown.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  all
actions pending or commenced on and after such effective date.

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