assembly Bill A4241A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enacts the New York emergency responder act

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Jun 15, 2017 reported referred to codes
Jun 07, 2017 print number 4241a
Jun 07, 2017 amend and recommit to governmental operations
Feb 01, 2017 referred to governmental operations

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A4241 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4135
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §29-f, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A6214, S4238
2019-2020: A4142

A4241 - Summary

Enacts the New York emergency responder act limiting the liability of certain emergency responders.

A4241 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4241

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 1, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, PEOPLES-STOKES, BENEDETTO, CUSICK,
  HEVESI, JAFFEE, LUPARDO,  TITONE,  ZEBROWSKI,  CRESPO,  FAHY,  WEPRIN,
  COOK,  COLTON,  D'URSO,  HARRIS,  JEAN-PIERRE, JENNE, McDONALD, ORTIZ,
  RODRIGUEZ, SANTABARBARA, SEPULVEDA, SIMANOWITZ, SKOUFIS, STIRPE, WOER-
  NER, CROUCH, FRIEND, LUPINACCI, MALLIOTAKIS -- Multi-Sponsored  by  --
  M.  of  A.  BLANKENBUSH,  GALEF, KEARNS, MAGEE, SIMON -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to enacting the New  York
  emergency responder act

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "New York emergency responder act".
  § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 29-f to read
as follows:
  §  29-F.  THE  NEW  YORK  EMERGENCY  RESPONDER ACT. 1. AS USED IN THIS
SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "PUBLIC OFFICIAL" SHALL MEAN ANY  APPOINTED  OR  ELECTED  FEDERAL,
STATE  OR  LOCAL OFFICIAL WITH EXECUTIVE RESPONSIBILITY IN THE JURISDIC-
TION IN WHICH THE EMERGENCY OR EVENT HAS OCCURRED, AND ACTING IN HIS  OR
HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY.
  (B)  "PUBLIC  SAFETY  OFFICIAL"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY APPOINTED OR ELECTED
FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL OFFICIAL WITH EXECUTIVE RESPONSIBILITY TO  COOR-
DINATE PUBLIC SAFETY IN THE JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE EMERGENCY OR EVENT
HAS OCCURRED, AND ACTING IN HIS OR HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY.
  (C)  "LAW  ENFORCEMENT  OFFICIAL"  SHALL MEAN ANY APPOINTED OR ELECTED
FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL OFFICIAL WITH EXECUTIVE RESPONSIBILITY TO  COOR-
DINATE  LAW  ENFORCEMENT  IN  THE JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE EMERGENCY OR
EVENT HAS OCCURRED, AND ACTING IN HIS OR HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY.
  (D) "CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICIAL" SHALL MEAN ANY  APPOINTED  OR  ELECTED
FEDERAL,  STATE OR LOCAL OFFICIAL WITH EXECUTIVE RESPONSIBILITY TO COOR-

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

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Multi-Sponsors

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A4241A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4135
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §29-f, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A6214, S4238
2019-2020: A4142

A4241A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the New York emergency responder act limiting the liability of certain emergency responders.

A4241A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4241--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 1, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, PEOPLES-STOKES, BENEDETTO, CUSICK,
  HEVESI, JAFFEE, LUPARDO,  TITONE,  ZEBROWSKI,  CRESPO,  FAHY,  WEPRIN,
  COOK,  COLTON,  D'URSO,  HARRIS,  JEAN-PIERRE, JENNE, McDONALD, ORTIZ,
  RODRIGUEZ, SANTABARBARA, SEPULVEDA, SIMANOWITZ, SKOUFIS, STIRPE, WOER-
  NER, CROUCH, FRIEND, LUPINACCI,  MALLIOTAKIS,  BLAKE,  KEARNS,  JOHNS,
  B. MILLER  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of A. ABBATE, BLANKENBUSH,
  GALEF, MAGEE, SIMON -- read once and  referred  to  the  Committee  on
  Governmental Operations -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to enacting the New York
  emergency responder act

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "New York emergency responder act".
  § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 29-f to read
as follows:
  § 29-F. THE NEW YORK EMERGENCY RESPONDER  ACT.  1.  AS  USED  IN  THIS
SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "PUBLIC  OFFICIAL"  SHALL  MEAN ANY APPOINTED OR ELECTED FEDERAL,
STATE OR LOCAL OFFICIAL WITH EXECUTIVE RESPONSIBILITY IN  THE  JURISDIC-
TION  IN WHICH THE EMERGENCY OR EVENT HAS OCCURRED, AND ACTING IN HIS OR
HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY.
  (B) "PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICIAL"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY  APPOINTED  OR  ELECTED
FEDERAL,  STATE OR LOCAL OFFICIAL WITH EXECUTIVE RESPONSIBILITY TO COOR-
DINATE PUBLIC SAFETY IN THE JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE EMERGENCY OR EVENT
HAS OCCURRED, AND ACTING IN HIS OR HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY.
  (C) "LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIAL" SHALL MEAN  ANY  APPOINTED  OR  ELECTED
FEDERAL,  STATE OR LOCAL OFFICIAL WITH EXECUTIVE RESPONSIBILITY TO COOR-
DINATE LAW ENFORCEMENT IN THE JURISDICTION IN  WHICH  THE  EMERGENCY  OR
EVENT HAS OCCURRED, AND ACTING IN HIS OR HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY.

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

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