senate Bill S4407B

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the age of consent for purposes of marriage

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2017 signed chap.35
Jun 08, 2017 delivered to governor
returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.107
substituted for a5524b
Jun 06, 2017 referred to codes
returned to assembly
repassed senate
May 22, 2017 amended on third reading 4407b
May 22, 2017 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Mar 07, 2017 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.404
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 01, 2017 print number 4407a
Mar 01, 2017 amend and recommit to judiciary
Feb 14, 2017 referred to judiciary

Votes

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Mar 7, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S4407A
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4407 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5524
Law Section:
Domestic Relations Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§15, 13-b & 15-a, Dom Rel L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A10685

S4407 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the age of consent for purposes of marriage; prohibits marriages of minors under the age of seventeen years of age.

S4407 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4407 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4407

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 14, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the domestic relations law, in  relation  to  increasing
  the age of consent for purposes of marriage to the age of seventeen

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1, and subdivisions 2, 3 and 4
of section 15 of the domestic relations law, paragraph (a)  of  subdivi-
sion  1  as amended by chapter 415 of the laws of 2014, subdivision 2 as
amended by chapter 126 of the laws of 1984, subdivision 3 as amended  by
section 5 of part W2 of chapter 62 of the laws of 2003 and subdivision 4
as  amended  by  chapter 424 of the laws of 1990, are amended to read as
follows:
  (a) It shall be the duty of the town or city clerk when an application
for a marriage license is made to him or her  to  require  each  of  the
contracting  parties  to sign and verify a statement or affidavit before
such clerk or one of his  or  her  deputies,  containing  the  following
information.  From [the groom] PARTY ONE:  Full name [of husband], place
of residence, social security number, age, occupation, place  of  birth,
name  of  father,  country  of  birth, maiden name of mother, country of
birth, number of marriage. From [the bride] PARTY TWO:   Full  name  [of
bride],  place  of  residence,  social security number, age, occupation,
place of birth, name of father, country of birth, maiden name of mother,
country of birth,  number  of  marriage.  BOTH  PARTIES  SHALL  ALSO  BE
REQUIRED TO PRESENT TO THE CLERK DOCUMENTARY PROOF OF AGE IN THE FORM OF
AN  ORIGINAL  OR  CERTIFIED  COPY  OF A BIRTH RECORD, A CERTIFICATION OF
BIRTH ISSUED BY THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH,  A  LOCAL  REGISTRAR  OF
VITAL  STATISTICS OR OTHER PUBLIC OFFICER CHARGED WITH SIMILAR DUTIES BY
THE LAWS OF ANY OTHER STATE, TERRITORY OR COUNTRY, A BAPTISMAL RECORD, A
PASSPORT, AN AUTOMOBILE  DRIVER'S  LICENSE,  ANY  GOVERNMENT  OR  SCHOOL
ISSUED  IDENTIFICATION CARD THAT CONTAINS A PHOTOGRAPH OF THE APPLICANT,

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

Co-Sponsors

S4407A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5524
Law Section:
Domestic Relations Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§15, 13-b & 15-a, Dom Rel L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A10685

S4407A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the age of consent for purposes of marriage; prohibits marriages of minors under the age of seventeen years of age.

S4407A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4407A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4407--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 14, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. LANZA, FUNKE -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary --  commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the domestic relations law, in  relation  to  increasing
  the age of consent for purposes of marriage to the age of seventeen

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1, and subdivisions 2, 3 and 4
of section 15 of the domestic relations law, paragraph (a)  of  subdivi-
sion  1  as amended by chapter 415 of the laws of 2014, subdivision 2 as
amended by chapter 126 of the laws of 1984, subdivision 3 as amended  by
section 5 of part W2 of chapter 62 of the laws of 2003 and subdivision 4
as  amended  by  chapter 424 of the laws of 1990, are amended to read as
follows:
  (a) It shall be the duty of the town or city clerk when an application
for a marriage license is made to him or her  to  require  each  of  the
contracting  parties  to sign and verify a statement or affidavit before
such clerk or one of his  or  her  deputies,  containing  the  following
information.  From [the groom] PARTY ONE:  Full name [of husband], place
of residence, social security number, age, occupation, place  of  birth,
name  of  father,  country  of  birth, maiden name of mother, country of
birth, number of marriage. From [the bride] PARTY TWO:   Full  name  [of
bride],  place  of  residence,  social security number, age, occupation,
place of birth, name of father, country of birth, maiden name of mother,
country of birth,  number  of  marriage.  BOTH  PARTIES  SHALL  ALSO  BE
REQUIRED TO PRESENT TO THE CLERK DOCUMENTARY PROOF OF AGE IN THE FORM OF
AN  ORIGINAL  OR  CERTIFIED  COPY  OF A BIRTH RECORD, A CERTIFICATION OF
BIRTH ISSUED BY THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH,  A  LOCAL  REGISTRAR  OF
VITAL  STATISTICS OR OTHER PUBLIC OFFICER CHARGED WITH SIMILAR DUTIES BY
THE LAWS OF ANY OTHER STATE, TERRITORY OR COUNTRY, A BAPTISMAL RECORD, A

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

Co-Sponsors

S4407B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5524
Law Section:
Domestic Relations Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§15, 13-b & 15-a, Dom Rel L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A10685

S4407B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the age of consent for purposes of marriage; prohibits marriages of minors under the age of seventeen years of age.

S4407B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4407B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4407--B
    Cal. No. 404

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 14, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. LANZA, ALCANTARA, FUNKE, GALLIVAN, HAMILTON -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on Judiciary -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  committee  --  committee
  discharged  and  said  bill  committed  to  the  Committee on Rules --
  reported favorably from said committee, ordered to  a  third  reading,
  passed  by Senate and delivered to the Assembly, recalled, vote recon-
  sidered, restored to third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend the domestic relations law, in relation to increasing
  the age of consent for purposes of marriage to the age of seventeen

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1, and subdivisions 2, 3 and 4
of  section  15 of the domestic relations law, paragraph (a) of subdivi-
sion 1 as amended by chapter 415 of the laws of 2014, subdivision  2  as
amended  by chapter 126 of the laws of 1984, subdivision 3 as amended by
section 5 of part W2 of chapter 62 of the laws of 2003 and subdivision 4
as amended by chapter 424 of the laws of 1990, are amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (a) It shall be the duty of the town or city clerk when an application
for  a  marriage  license  is  made to him or her to require each of the
contracting parties to sign and verify a statement or  affidavit  before
such  clerk  or  one  of  his  or her deputies, containing the following
information. From [the groom] PARTY ONE:  Full name [of husband],  place
of  residence,  social security number, age, occupation, place of birth,
name of father, country of birth, maiden  name  of  mother,  country  of
birth,  number  of  marriage. From [the bride] PARTY TWO:  Full name [of
bride], place of residence, social  security  number,  age,  occupation,
place of birth, name of father, country of birth, maiden name of mother,
country  of  birth,  number  of  marriage.  BOTH  PARTIES  SHALL ALSO BE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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