senate Bill S3241

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the prohibition against requiring a permit for the singing of the national anthem or the reciting of the pledge of allegiance

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Feb 06, 2018 referred to cities
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 22, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 17, 2018 1st report cal.187
Jan 03, 2018 referred to cities
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 20, 2017 referred to cities
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 07, 2017 advanced to third reading
Feb 06, 2017 2nd report cal.
Jan 31, 2017 1st report cal.109
Jan 20, 2017 referred to cities

Votes

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Jan 17, 2018 - Cities committee Vote

S3241
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
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Excused
0
Abstained
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Cities Committee Vote: Jan 17, 2018

aye wr (1)

Jan 31, 2017 - Cities committee Vote

S3241
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cities Committee Vote: Jan 31, 2017

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S3241 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3108
Current Committee:
Assembly Cities
Law Section:
General City Law
Laws Affected:
Add §20-h, Gen City L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7395, A10007
2019-2020: S346, A3139

S3241 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the prohibition against requiring a permit for the singing of the national anthem or the reciting of the pledge of allegiance.

S3241 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3241 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3241

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  FELDER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the general city law, in relation  to  establishing  the
  prohibition against requiring a permit for the singing of the national
  anthem or the reciting of the pledge of allegiance

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

  Section 1. The general city law is amended by  adding  a  new  section
20-h to read as follows:
  §  20-H. PROHIBITION AGAINST REQUIRING A PERMIT FOR THE SINGING OF THE
NATIONAL ANTHEM OR THE RECITING OF THE PLEDGE OF  ALLEGIANCE.  ANY  CITY
THAT  REQUIRES  A  PERMIT  FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF AN ACTIVITY THAT TAKES
PLACE ON PUBLIC OR PRIVATE LAND WITHIN SUCH CITY, SHALL  NOT  APPLY  ANY
REQUIREMENT  TO  OBTAIN  SUCH A PERMIT FOR, AND SHALL NOT LEVY OR ASSESS
ANY SANCTION OR ANY OTHER  PENALTY  AGAINST  ANY  INDIVIDUAL,  GROUP  OR
ORGANIZATION  FOR  THE  NON-PERMITTED PERFORMANCE OF, THE SINGING OF THE
NATIONAL ANTHEM OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA OR THE RECITING  OF  THE
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04808-01-7

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