assembly Bill A7990A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to equal rights for women

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 13, 2018 referred to judiciary
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 31, 2018 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 08, 2018 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.569
Jun 14, 2017 opinion referred to judiciary
Jun 12, 2017 ordered to third reading rules cal.182
rules report cal.182
reported
Jun 07, 2017 reported referred to rules
Jun 01, 2017 to attorney-general for opinion
May 31, 2017 print number 7990a
May 31, 2017 amend and recommit to judiciary
May 25, 2017 to attorney-general for opinion
May 24, 2017 referred to judiciary

A7990 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6708
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 1 §11, Constn
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: A271, S3249
2021-2022: A1149

A7990 - Summary

Provides that no person shall be discriminated in his or her civil rights because of sex.

A7990 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7990

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 24, 2017
                               ___________

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

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing an amendment to section 11 of article 1 of  the  constitution,
  in relation to equal rights for women

  Section 1. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That section 11 of article
1 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
  §  11.  No  person shall be denied the equal protection of the laws of
this state or any subdivision thereof. No person shall, because of race,
color, SEX, creed or religion, be subjected to any discrimination in his
or her civil rights by any other person or by any firm, corporation,  or
institution,  or by the state or any agency or subdivision of the state.
WOMEN SHALL HAVE EQUAL RIGHTS IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK AND  EVERY  PLACE
SUBJECT  TO  THE  STATE'S JURISDICTION. EQUALITY OF RIGHTS UNDER THE LAW
SHALL NOT BE DENIED OR ABRIDGED BY NEW YORK STATE ON ACCOUNT OF SEX.
  § 2. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That the foregoing amendment  be
referred  to  the  first regular legislative session convening after the
next succeeding general election of members of  the  assembly,  and,  in
conformity  with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution, be
published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD89112-01-7

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A7990A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6708
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 1 §11, Constn
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: A271, S3249
2021-2022: A1149

A7990A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that no person shall be discriminated in his or her civil rights because of sex.

A7990A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7990--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SEAWRIGHT  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Judiciary -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing  an  amendment to section 11 of article 1 of the constitution,
  in relation to equal rights for women

  Section 1. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That section 11 of article
1 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
  § 11. No person shall be denied the equal protection of  the  laws  of
this state or any subdivision thereof. No person shall, because of race,
color, SEX, creed or religion, be subjected to any discrimination in his
or  her civil rights by any other person or by any firm, corporation, or
institution, or by the state or any agency or subdivision of the state.
  § 2. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That the foregoing amendment  be
referred  to  the  first regular legislative session convening after the
next succeeding general election of members of  the  assembly,  and,  in
conformity  with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution, be
published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD89112-02-7