assembly Bill A7037

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes a time period in which an action to recover damages for injury arising from domestic violence must be brought

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 22, 2016 referred to judiciary
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 06, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.263
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 09, 2015 referred to judiciary
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.139
rules report cal.139
reported
Jun 02, 2015 reported referred to rules
May 12, 2015 reported referred to codes
Apr 21, 2015 referred to judiciary

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A7037 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4902
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Amd §215, CP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A1516, S5231
2019-2020: A1945, S2416

A7037 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a time period in which an action to recover damages for injury arising from domestic violence must be brought.

A7037 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  7037

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 21, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ZEBROWSKI  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to  estab-
  lishing a time period in which an action to recover damages for injury
  arising from domestic violence must be brought

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

  Section 1. Section 215 of the civil practice law and rules is  amended
by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9.  NOTWITHSTANDING  THE  OPENING PARAGRAPH OF THIS SECTION, AN ACTION
THAT MAY BE BROUGHT TO RECOVER DAMAGES FOR INJURY ARISING FROM  DOMESTIC
VIOLENCE,  AS DEFINED IN SECTION FOUR HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE-A OF THE SOCIAL
SERVICES LAW, SHALL BE COMMENCED  WITHIN  TWO  YEARS.  NOTHING  IN  THIS
SUBDIVISION  SHALL  BE CONSTRUED TO MODIFY ANY TIME LIMITATION CONTAINED
IN SECTION TWO HUNDRED FOURTEEN OF THIS ARTICLE OR SUBDIVISION EIGHT  OF
THIS SECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10326-01-5