senate Bill S923

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enacts the New York State Iran divestment act; repealer

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 01, 2018 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Apr 18, 2018 2nd report cal.
Apr 17, 2018 1st report cal.778
Jan 03, 2018 referred to finance
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 14, 2017 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 15, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2017 1st report cal.880
Jan 05, 2017 referred to finance

Votes

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Apr 17, 2018 - Finance committee Vote

S923
36
0
committee
36
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 9, 2017 - Finance committee Vote

S923
36
0
committee
36
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S923 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1648
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2, Chap 1 of 2012; amd §165-a, St Fin L; amd §1, Chap 481 of 2013; rpld §1415 sub§ 5, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6048, A9262
2019-2020: S4107, S5156, A5340

S923 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the New York State Iran divestment act.

S923 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S923 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   923

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. CROCI, KAMINSKY, MARCHIONE, MURPHY, ORTT, SEWARD --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the Committee on Finance

AN  ACT to amend the Iran divestment act of 2012, the state finance law,
  and chapter 481 of the laws of 2013 amending the insurance law  relat-
  ing to investments in foreign states sponsoring terrorism, in relation
  to  the  divestment  of  Iran; and to repeal certain provisions of the
  insurance law relating thereto

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

  Section  1.  This  act shall be known and may be cited as the New York
state Iran divestment act.
  § 2. Section 2 of chapter 1  of  the  laws  2012  amending  the  state
finance  law  and other laws enacting the Iran divestment act of 2012 is
amended to read as follows:
  § 2. The legislature hereby finds and declares all of the following:
  [(a) Congress and the  President  have  determined  that  the  illicit
nuclear activities of the Government of Iran, combined with its develop-
ment  of  unconventional weapons and ballistic missiles, and its support
of international terrorism, represent a serious threat to  the  security
of  the United States, Israel, and other United States allies in Europe,
the Middle East, and around the world.
  (b) The International  Atomic  Energy  Agency  has  repeatedly  called
attention  to  Iran's unlawful nuclear activities, and, as a result, the
United Nations  Security  Council  has  adopted  a  range  of  sanctions
designed  to  encourage the government of Iran to cease those activities
and comply with its obligations under the Treaty on  the  Non-Prolifera-
tion  of  Nuclear Weapons (commonly known as the "Nuclear Non-Prolifera-
tion Treaty").
  (c) On July 1, 2010, President  Barack  Obama  signed  into  law  H.R.
2194,  the "Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment

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

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