|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to governmental operations|
assembly Bill A313
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Carmen De La Rosa
Inez E. Dickens
A313 (ACTIVE) - Details
A313 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to establishing unlawful discriminatory practices relating to models; requires models to be informed of what constitutes an unlawful discriminatory practice and how to file a complaint; requires modeling entities to provide adult models with educational materials regarding nutrition and eating disorders.
A313 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 313 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. ROZIC, BARRETT, BLAKE, DAVILA, DE LA ROSA, D'URSO, ENGLEBRIGHT, GALEF, GOTTFRIED, JAFFEE, MOSLEY, NIOU, OTIS, QUART, RIVERA, L. ROSENTHAL, SEAWRIGHT, SIMON, WEPRIN, ABINANTI -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. DICKENS, LUPARDO -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations AN ACT to amend the executive law and the labor law, in relation to establishing certain practices relating to models THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 296-e to read as follows: § 296-E. UNLAWFUL DISCRIMINATORY PRACTICES RELATING TO MODELS. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEAN- INGS: A. "CLIENT" MEANS A RETAIL STORE, A MANUFACTURER, A CLOTHING DESIGNER, AN ADVERTISING AGENCY, A PHOTOGRAPHER, A PUBLISHING COMPANY OR ANY OTHER SUCH PERSON OR ENTITY THAT RECEIVES MODELING SERVICES FROM A MODEL; B. "HIRING PARTY" MEANS ANY PERSON OR ENTITY WHO EXERCISES ANY FORM OF CONTROL OVER A MODEL'S SERVICES, INCLUDING MODELING ENTITIES, BRANDS, AND OTHER CLIENTS, OTHER THAN (1) THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, (2) THE STATE OF NEW YORK, INCLUDING ANY OFFICE, DEPARTMENT, AGENCY, AUTHORITY OR OTHER BODY OF THE STATE INCLUDING THE LEGISLATURE AND THE JUDICIARY, (3) A CITY GOVERNMENT, INCLUDING ANY OFFICE, DEPARTMENT, AGENCY OR OTHER BODY OF THAT CITY, (4) ANY OTHER LOCAL GOVERNMENT, MUNICIPALITY OR COUN- TY OR (5) ANY FOREIGN GOVERNMENT. C. "MODEL" MEANS AN INDIVIDUAL, REGARDLESS OF HIS OR HER STATUS AS AN INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR OR EMPLOYEE, WHO PERFORMS MODELING SERVICES FOR A CLIENT OR CONSENTS IN WRITING TO THE TRANSFER OF HIS OR HER LEGAL RIGHT TO THE USE OF HIS OR HER NAME, PORTRAIT, PICTURE OR IMAGE, FOR ADVERTIS- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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