assembly Bill A4044

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to written statements upon any adverse action

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to correction
Jan 31, 2017 referred to correction

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A4044 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §754, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A6984
2013-2014: A4588
2015-2016: A2393
2019-2020: A4244

A4044 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to written statements upon any adverse action against any person previously convicted of a criminal offense.

A4044 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4044

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 31, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  WEPRIN,  O'DONNELL,  AUBRY  -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Correction

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation  to  written  statements
  upon  any  adverse action against any person previously convicted of a
  criminal offense

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

  Section  1. Section 754 of the correction law, as added by chapter 931
of the laws of 1976, is amended to read as follows:
  § 754. Written statement upon denial of license or employment OR OTHER
ADVERSE ACTION.  At the request of any person  previously  convicted  of
one  or  more criminal offenses who has been denied a license or employ-
ment OR AGAINST WHOM AN ADVERSE ACTION HAS BEEN TAKEN WITH RESPECT TO  A
LICENSE  OR  EMPLOYMENT,  a  public  agency  or  private  employer shall
provide, within thirty days of a request, a  written  statement  setting
forth the reasons for such denial OR ADVERSE ACTION.
  §  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.
                                                           LBD05023-01-7

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