assembly Bill A734

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Exempts parties liable for failure to obey or enforce domestic violence orders of protection or temporary orders of protection from limited liability provisions

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Jan 09, 2017 referred to codes

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A734 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Amd §1602, CPLR
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A5516
2011-2012: A2020, A2350
2013-2014: A1395, A899
2015-2016: A1031, A260
2019-2020: A5614

A734 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Exempts parties liable for failure to obey or enforce certain child protective, domestic relations, or domestic violence orders of protection or temporary orders of protection from limited liability provisions pertaining to non-economic loss and providing for limitation of joint liability.

A734 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   734

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. GUNTHER, GLICK, PAULIN, ENGLEBRIGHT, ROSENTHAL,
  M. G. MILLER, ORTIZ, TITONE, JAFFEE -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of  A.
  RIVERA -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to exempt-
  ing  parties  liable  for failure to obey or enforce certain orders of
  protection or temporary orders of protection in domestic  violence  or
  domestic  relations  matters from the provisions of article sixteen of
  such law, entitled "limited liability of persons jointly liable"

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

  Section 1. Section 1602 of the civil practice law and rules is amended
by adding a new subdivision 14 to read as follows:
  14.  NOT  APPLY  TO  ANY PARTY HELD LIABLE FOR CLAIMS ARISING FROM THE
FAILURE TO OBEY OR ENFORCE (A) AN ORDER OF  PROTECTION  OR  A  TEMPORARY
ORDER  OF  PROTECTION ISSUED OR MODIFIED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE FOUR, FIVE,
SIX, EIGHT, OR TEN OF THE FAMILY COURT ACT, SECTION 530.12 OF THE CRIMI-
NAL PROCEDURE LAW, SECTION TWO HUNDRED FORTY OR TWO HUNDRED FIFTY-TWO OF
THE DOMESTIC RELATIONS LAW, OR (B) AN ORDER OF PROTECTION  OR  TEMPORARY
ORDER OF PROTECTION ISSUED OR MODIFIED BY A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDIC-
TION IN ANOTHER STATE, TERRITORIAL, OR TRIBAL JURISDICTION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02895-01-7