|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 10, 2018||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S8712
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee
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S8712 (ACTIVE) - Details
S8712 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8712 SPONSOR: HOYLMAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to extending the statute of limitations for claims resulting from unlawful discriminatory prac- tices constituting sexual harassment to three years PURPOSE: This bill would extend the administrative statute of limitations for cases of sexual harassment from one year to three years. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill amends section 297 of the Executive Law by stat- ing any complaint filed pursuant to this section must be so filed within one year after the alleged discriminatory practice, provided that in cases of sexual harassment, the complaint must be so filed within three years after the unlawful discriminatory practice.
S8712 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8712 I N S E N A T E May 10, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to extending the statute of limitations for claims resulting from unlawful discriminatory prac- tices constituting sexual harassment to three years THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 297 of the executive law, as amended by chapter 958 of the laws of 1968, is amended to read as follows: 5. Any complaint filed pursuant to this section must be so filed with- in one year after the alleged unlawful discriminatory practice; PROVIDED THAT IN CASES OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT, THE COMPLAINT MUST BE SO FILED WITH- IN THREE YEARS AFTER THE ALLEGED UNLAWFUL DISCRIMINATORY PRACTICE. § 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. LBD14764-01-8
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