assembly Bill A7676

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the manner in which certain provisions of the correction law are enforced

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 23, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.464
May 21, 2019 reported
May 14, 2019 referred to correction

A7676 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2193
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §755, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8012, S4687
2011-2012: A1874, S968
2013-2014: A5173, S3358
2015-2016: A2513, S2192
2017-2018: A1729, S3352

A7676 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the manner in which certain provisions of the correction law are enforced.

A7676 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7676

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. MOSLEY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Correction

AN  ACT  to  amend the correction law, in relation to the manner through
  which enforcement proceedings are brought

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

  Section  1. Section 755 of the correction law, as added by chapter 931
of the laws of 1976, is amended to read as follows:
  § 755. Enforcement. [1. In relation to actions by public agencies, the
provisions of this article shall be enforceable by a proceeding  brought
pursuant to article seventy-eight of the civil practice law and rules.
  2. In relation to actions by private employers, the] THE provisions of
this article shall be enforceable by the division of human rights pursu-
ant  to  the  powers  and procedures set forth in article fifteen of the
executive law, and, concurrently, by the New  York  city  commission  on
human  rights;  PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE
CONSTRUED TO LIMIT THE RIGHT OF A PERSON  TO  PURSUE  ANY  LEGAL  REMEDY
AVAILABLE UNDER ARTICLE FIFTEEN OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW OR ANY OTHER APPLI-
CABLE PROVISION OF LAW.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05421-01-9

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