assembly Bill A7652A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to utilizing technology in cemetery lot sales

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Current Bill Status Via S8408 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2020 signed chap.119
Jun 05, 2020 delivered to governor
May 27, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.24
substituted for a7652a
May 27, 2020 substituted by s8408
rules report cal.24
reported
May 26, 2020 reported referred to rules
May 24, 2020 print number 7652a
May 24, 2020 amend and recommit to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jan 08, 2020 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
May 14, 2019 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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May 26, 2020 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 26, 2020

May 24, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S8408
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Excused
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Abstained
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A7652 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8408
Law Section:
Not-for-Profit Corporation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1513, N-PC L

A7652 - Summary

Utilizes the internet for cemetery lot transactions.

A7652 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7652

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  not-for-profit  corporation law, in relation to
  utilizing technology in cemetery lot sales

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

  Section  1. Paragraph (a) of section 1513 of the not-for-profit corpo-
ration law, as added by chapter 871 of the laws of 1977, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (a)  Conveyance  of  lots.  (1)  Except  as otherwise provided in this
subdivision the right to use any lot, plot or part thereof may  be  sold
or  conveyed  only by the cemetery corporation. (2) It shall be unlawful
for any person, firm or corporation to purchase or for a cemetery corpo-
ration to sell a lot, plot or part thereof for the  purpose  of  resale.
This  provision,  however, shall not prohibit the sale to its members of
lots, plots or parts thereof, or the right to use any lot, plot or  part
thereof,  by  a  membership  or  religious corporation or unincorporated
association or society which provides burial benefits for  its  members.
(3)  It  shall be unlawful for a cemetery corporation to pay or offer to
pay, or for any person, firm or  corporation  to  receive,  directly  or
indirectly, a commission, bonus, rebate or other things of value for, or
in  connection  with,  the sale of any lot, plot or part thereof, or the
sale of space in a public mausoleum, or the furnishing by or through the
cemetery corporation of any service, merchandise, wares, goods or  arti-
cles. The provisions of this paragraph shall not apply to a person regu-
larly  employed and supervised by the cemetery corporation OR THE USE OF
INTERNET WEBSITES WHEREBY A CEMETERY  MAY  THROUGH  A  CONTRACT  WITH  A
THIRD-PARTY VENDOR, OFFER SUCH GOODS OR SERVICES TO THE PUBLIC FOR WHICH
A  FEE  FOR SUCH TRANSACTIONS OR ACCESS TO SUCH GOODS OR SERVICES MAY BE
CHARGED. (4) A violation of this subdivision shall constitute  a  misde-
meanor  and  shall be punishable by a fine of not more than five hundred
dollars or not more than six months imprisonment or both. Each violation
shall constitute a separate offense.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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A7652A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8408
Law Section:
Not-for-Profit Corporation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1513, N-PC L

A7652A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Utilizes the internet for cemetery lot transactions.

A7652A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7652--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. PAULIN, OTIS -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions --  recommitted
  to  the  Committee  on  Corporations,  Authorities  and Commissions in
  accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the  not-for-profit  corporation  law,  in  relation  to
  utilizing technology in cemetery lot sales

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of section 1513 of the not-for-profit  corpo-
ration  law,  as added by chapter 871 of the laws of 1977, is amended to
read as follows:
  (a) Conveyance of lots. (1)  Except  as  otherwise  provided  in  this
[subdivision]  PARAGRAPH  the right to use any lot, plot or part thereof
may be sold or conveyed only by the cemetery corporation. (2)  It  shall
be  unlawful  for  any  person, firm or corporation to purchase or for a
cemetery corporation to sell a lot, plot or part thereof for the purpose
of resale. This provision, however, shall not prohibit the sale  to  its
members  of  lots,  plots or parts thereof, or the right to use any lot,
plot or part thereof, by a membership or religious corporation or  unin-
corporated association or society which provides burial benefits for its
members.  (3)  It shall be unlawful for a cemetery corporation to pay or
offer to pay, or for any person, firm or corporation to receive, direct-
ly or indirectly, a commission, bonus, rebate or other things  of  value
for,  or  in connection with, the sale of any lot, plot or part thereof,
or the sale of space in a public mausoleum,  or  the  furnishing  by  or
through  the  cemetery  corporation  of any service, merchandise, wares,
goods or articles. The provisions of this paragraph shall not apply to a
person regularly employed and supervised by  the  cemetery  corporation.
(4)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF THIS PARAGRAPH, AND

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