assembly Bill A10425A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to information concerning services for human trafficking victims in certain lodging facilities

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 15, 2018 signed chap.190
Aug 13, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.2012
substituted for s8874
Jun 13, 2018 committed to rules
returned to senate
repassed assembly
Jun 04, 2018 amended on third reading (t) 10425a
Jun 04, 2018 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to assembly
recalled from senate
May 14, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 03, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.854
May 01, 2018 reported
Apr 20, 2018 referred to codes

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A10425 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8874
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §206-f, Gen Bus L

A10425 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires certain lodging facilities to make available information concerning services for human trafficking victims.

A10425 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  10425

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 20, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. PAULIN, TITONE, HUNTER, RICHARDSON, DE LA ROSA,
  CRESPO,  SIMON,  BLAKE,  JAFFEE,  GALEF,  D'URSO,  MOSLEY,  GOTTFRIED,
  ABBATE,  ORTIZ,  RIVERA,  CROUCH, GIGLIO, McDONOUGH, SEPULVEDA, QUART,
  BICHOTTE -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK, HOOPER,  JEAN-PIERRE,
  MORINELLO, WALSH -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes

AN  ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to the posting of
  notices concerning services for human trafficking victims

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
206-f to read as follows:
  S  206-F. POSTING OF NOTICES CONCERNING SERVICES FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING
VICTIMS. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "LODGING FACILITY" SHALL  MEAN
ANY  INN, HOTEL, MOTEL, MOTOR COURT OR OTHER ESTABLISHMENT THAT PROVIDES
LODGING TO TRANSIENT GUESTS. SUCH TERM SHALL NOT INCLUDE  AN  ESTABLISH-
MENT  TREATED  AS A DWELLING UNIT FOR THE PURPOSES OF ANY STATE OR LOCAL
LAW OR REGULATION OR AN ESTABLISHMENT LOCATED WITHIN A BUILDING THAT HAS
FIVE OR LESS ROOMS FOR RENT OR HIRE AND THAT IS ACTUALLY OCCUPIED  AS  A
RESIDENCE BY THE PROPRIETOR OF SUCH ESTABLISHMENT.
  2.  EVERY KEEPER OF A LODGING FACILITY SHALL POST IN PLAIN VIEW AND IN
A CONSPICUOUS PLACE AND MANNER IN THE PUBLIC RESTROOMS, AND, IF  PRACTI-
CABLE, IN THE INDIVIDUAL GUEST ROOMS, AND NEAR THE PUBLIC ENTRANCE OR IN
ANOTHER CONSPICUOUS LOCATION IN CLEAR VIEW OF THE PUBLIC AND THE EMPLOY-
EES WHERE SIMILAR NOTICES ARE CUSTOMARILY POSTED IN SUCH LODGING FACILI-
TY, A NOTICE DEVELOPED BY THE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY AND DISABILITY ASSIST-
ANCE  IN  CONSULTATION WITH THE NEW YORK STATE INTERAGENCY TASK FORCE ON
HUMAN TRAFFICKING, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE THE  NATIONAL  HUMAN  TRAFFICKING
HOTLINE  TELEPHONE NUMBER. SUCH NOTICE SHALL ALSO BE DISPLAYED, IF PRAC-
TICABLE, ON THE INTERNET RESERVATION WEBSITE OF SUCH LODGING FACILITY OR
ON THE INTERNET PLATFORM OF A ROOM REMARKETER, AS DEFINED  IN  PARAGRAPH
EIGHT OF SUBDIVISION (C) OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED ONE OF THE TAX LAW.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15495-01-8

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Multi-Sponsors

A10425A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8874
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §206-f, Gen Bus L

A10425A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires certain lodging facilities to make available information concerning services for human trafficking victims.

A10425A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                10425--A
                                                        Cal. No. 854

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 20, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. PAULIN, TITONE, HUNTER, RICHARDSON, DE LA ROSA,
  CRESPO,  SIMON,  BLAKE,  JAFFEE,  GALEF,  D'URSO,  MOSLEY,  GOTTFRIED,
  ABBATE,  ORTIZ,  RIVERA,  CROUCH,  GIGLIO, McDONOUGH, QUART, BICHOTTE,
  WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  COOK,  HOOPER,  JEAN-PIERRE,
  MORINELLO,  WALSH  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes
  -- advanced to a third reading, passed by Assembly  and  delivered  to
  the Senate, recalled from the Senate, vote reconsidered, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the general business law, in relation to information
  concerning services for human trafficking victims

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
206-f to read as follows:
  S   206-F.  INFORMATION  CONCERNING  SERVICES  FOR  HUMAN  TRAFFICKING
VICTIMS. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "LODGING FACILITY" SHALL  MEAN
ANY  INN, HOTEL, MOTEL, MOTOR COURT OR OTHER ESTABLISHMENT THAT PROVIDES
LODGING TO TRANSIENT GUESTS. SUCH TERM SHALL NOT INCLUDE  AN  ESTABLISH-
MENT  TREATED  AS A DWELLING UNIT FOR THE PURPOSES OF ANY STATE OR LOCAL
LAW OR REGULATION OR AN ESTABLISHMENT LOCATED WITHIN A BUILDING THAT HAS
FIVE OR LESS ROOMS FOR RENT OR HIRE AND THAT IS ACTUALLY OCCUPIED  AS  A
RESIDENCE BY THE PROPRIETOR OF SUCH ESTABLISHMENT.
  2.  EVERY  KEEPER  OF A LODGING FACILITY SHALL MAKE AVAILABLE IN PLAIN
VIEW AND IN A CONSPICUOUS PLACE AND MANNER IN THE PUBLIC RESTROOMS,  AND
IN THE INDIVIDUAL GUEST ROOMS, AND NEAR THE PUBLIC ENTRANCE OR IN ANOTH-
ER  CONSPICUOUS  LOCATION  IN CLEAR VIEW OF THE PUBLIC AND THE EMPLOYEES
WHERE SIMILAR INFORMATION  IS  CUSTOMARILY  DISPLAYED  IN  SUCH  LODGING
FACILITY,  INFORMATIONAL CARDS DEVELOPED BY: (I) THE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY
AND DISABILITY ASSISTANCE IN CONSULTATION WITH THE NEW YORK STATE INTER-
AGENCY TASK FORCE ON  HUMAN  TRAFFICKING;  OR  (II)  THE  UNITED  STATES
DEPARTMENT  OF  HOMELAND  SECURITY;  OR  (III) THE LODGING FACILITY. ALL
INFORMATIONAL CARDS SHALL ONLY CONTAIN INFORMATION  CONCERNING  SERVICES
FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING VICTIMS AND SHALL PROMINENTLY INCLUDE THE NATIONAL
HUMAN TRAFFICKING HOTLINE TELEPHONE NUMBER.  THE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY AND

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

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