senate Bill S4135

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enacts the New York emergency responder act

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
May 22, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 16, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 15, 2018 1st report cal.1232
Jan 22, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 13, 2017 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 12, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.1548
Jun 08, 2017 reported and committed to rules
Jun 07, 2017 print number 4135a
Jun 07, 2017 amend and recommit to finance
Mar 15, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Feb 03, 2017 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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May 15, 2018 - Finance committee Vote

S4135A
29
2
committee
29
Aye
2
Nay
6
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 22, 2018 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S4135A
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 22, 2018

aye wr (1)

Jun 12, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S4135A
19
1
committee
19
Aye
1
Nay
5
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 8, 2017 - Finance committee Vote

S4135A
32
1
committee
32
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 14, 2017 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S4135
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Mar 14, 2017

aye wr (1)

Co-Sponsors

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S4135 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §29-f, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S4238

S4135 - Summary

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

S4135 - Sponsor Memo

S4135 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4135

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SAVINO, AKSHAR, AVELLA, BOYLE, CARLUCCI, GALLIVAN,
  PERALTA, SEWARD, VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed,  and  when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

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-
DINATE BUILDING INSPECTION 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.
                                                           LBD03673-01-7

Co-Sponsors

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S4135A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §29-f, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S4238

S4135A (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S4135A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4135A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4135--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SAVINO, AKSHAR, AVELLA, BONACIC, BOYLE, CARLUCCI,
  FUNKE, GALLIVAN, ORTT, PERALTA, SEWARD,  VALESKY  --  read  twice  and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs -- reported favorably
  from said committee and committed  to  the  Committee  on  Finance  --
  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.
  (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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