assembly Bill A1729

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the manner in which certain provisions of the correction law are enforced

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.127
Apr 27, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.181
Apr 25, 2017 reported
Jan 12, 2017 referred to correction

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A1729 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3352
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §755, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8012, S4687
2011-2012: A1874, S968
2013-2014: A5173, S3358
2015-2016: A2513, S2192
2019-2020: A7676, S2193

A1729 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the manner in which certain provisions of the correction law are enforced.

A1729 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1729

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. MOSLEY, JAFFEE -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Correction

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to  the  manner  through
  which enforcement proceedings are brought

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

  Section 1. Section 755 of the correction law, as added by chapter  931
of the laws of 1976, is amended to read as follows:
  § 755. Enforcement. [1. In relation to actions by public agencies, the
provisions  of this article shall be enforceable by a proceeding brought
pursuant to article seventy-eight of the civil practice law and rules.
  2. In relation to actions by private employers, the] THE provisions of
this article shall be enforceable by the division of human rights pursu-
ant to the powers and procedures set forth in  article  fifteen  of  the
executive  law,  and,  concurrently,  by the New York city commission on
human rights; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT NOTHING IN THIS SECTION  SHALL  BE
CONSTRUED  TO  LIMIT  THE  RIGHT  OF A PERSON TO PURSUE ANY LEGAL REMEDY
AVAILABLE UNDER ARTICLE FIFTEEN OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW OR ANY OTHER APPLI-
CABLE PROVISION OF LAW.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04021-01-7

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