senate Bill S1264

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the admissibility of images, maps, locations, distances, calculations or other information for a web mapping service

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 30, 2019 signed chap.223
Aug 23, 2019 delivered to governor
Mar 11, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
Feb 11, 2019 ordered to third reading cal.25
substituted for a1489
Jan 15, 2019 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 14, 2019 ordered to third reading cal.18
Jan 11, 2019 referred to rules

S1264 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Amd R4511, add R4532-b, CPLR (as proposed in S.9061 and A.11191)

S1264 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the admissibility of images, maps, locations, distances, calculations or other information taken from a web mapping service; provides such shall be admissible if the date such material was created is included and provides such admissibility shall be subject to challenge.

S1264 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1264 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2019

Introduced  by Sen. GIANARIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules,  in  relation  to  the
  admissibility  of  images, maps, locations, distances, calculations or
  other information for a web mapping service


  Section  1.  Rule 4511 of the civil practice law and rules, as amended
by a chapter of the laws of 2018, amending the civil  practice  law  and
rules  relating to judicial notice of an image, map, location, distance,
calculation, or other information taken from a web mapping  service,  as
proposed  in  legislative bills numbers S. 9061 and A. 11191, is amended
to read as follows:
  Rule 4511. Judicial notice of law. (a) When judicial notice  shall  be
taken  without  request.  Every court shall take judicial notice without
request of the common law, constitutions  and  public  statutes  of  the
United  States  and  of  every  state, territory and jurisdiction of the
United States and of the official compilation of codes, rules and  regu-
lations of the state except those that relate solely to the organization
or  internal  management of an agency of the state and of all local laws
and county acts.
  (b) When judicial notice may be taken without request; when  it  shall
be  taken  on  request.  Every  court  may  take judicial notice without
request of private acts and resolutions of the congress  of  the  United
States  and  of the legislature of the state; ordinances and regulations
of officers, agencies or governmental subdivisions of the  state  or  of
the  United States; and the laws of foreign countries or their political
subdivisions.  Judicial notice shall be taken of  matters  specified  in
this  subdivision if a party requests it, furnishes the court sufficient
information to enable it to comply with the request, and has given  each
adverse  party  notice  of  his intention to request it. Notice shall be

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


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