assembly Bill A3769

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to stopping sexual harassment in all workplaces

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Apr 12, 2016 held for consideration in governmental operations
Jan 06, 2016 referred to governmental operations
Jan 27, 2015 referred to governmental operations

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A3769 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Ren §301 to be §302, add §301, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A6408

A3769 - Summary

Relates to stopping sexual harassment in all workplaces.

A3769 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3769

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 27, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. KATZ -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BLANKEN-
  BUSH, CROUCH, FINCH, GOODELL, HAWLEY, LOPEZ, LUPINACCI, TENNEY -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the  executive  law,  in  relation  to  stopping  sexual
  harassment in all workplaces

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

  Section 1. Section 301 if the executive law is renumbered section  302
and a new section 301 is added to read as follows:
  S  301.  SEXUAL HARASSMENT. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW
TO THE CONTRARY AN EMPLOYEE OF ANY BUSINESS MAY FILE A SEXUAL HARASSMENT
COMPLAINT. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO EVERY  EMPLOYER
IN NEW YORK STATE REGARDLESS OF THE NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES WORKING FOR SUCH
BUSINESS.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect immediately provided, however, that
the New York state division of human rights  shall  have  the  power  to
promulgate  any  rules,  regulations  and  procedures  necessary for the
implementation of this act.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04439-01-5

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