|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 14, 2019||referred to finance|
senate Bill S1424
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1424 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1424 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1424 SPONSOR: SERRANO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law and the judiciary law, in relation to access to services, law enforcement and counsel in certain immigration related matters; and to amend the judiciary law, in relation to compen- sation of legal counsel for certain matters SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The executive law is amended to add a new article 15-AA regarding relations with immigrant communities and detention of certain persons. This new article would: *establish definitions; *ensure that people are not unnecessarily questioned about immigration status when seeking state or local services, benefits or assistance; *establish that state or local law enforcement agencies shall not stop,
S1424 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1424 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 14, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. SERRANO, BAILEY, BENJAMIN, COMRIE, GIANARIS, HOYL- MAN, KAVANAGH, KRUEGER, MONTGOMERY, PARKER, PERSAUD, RIVERA, SANDERS, STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the executive law and the judiciary law, in relation to access to services, law enforcement and counsel in certain immigration related matters; and to amend the judiciary law, in relation to compensation of legal counsel for certain matters 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 article 15-AA to read as follows: ARTICLE 15-AA ACCESS TO SERVICES AND LAW ENFORCEMENT IN CERTAIN IMMIGRATION RELATED MATTERS SECTION 319. DEFINITIONS. 319-A. ACCESS TO SERVICES, ASSISTANCE AND ELIGIBLE BENEFITS. 319-B. FEDERAL AGENCIES TO INVESTIGATE AND ENFORCE FEDERAL IMMIGRATION LAWS. 319-C. CONFIDENTIALITY OF INFORMATION. 319-D. CUSTODY OF CERTAIN PERSONS: BAIL AND RELATED PRE-TRIAL ISSUES. 319-E. CIVIL IMMIGRATION DETAINERS. 319-F. LIMITATION ON USE OF CERTAIN FACILITIES. 319-G. LEGAL REPRESENTATION. 319-H. EFFECT ON OTHER LAWS. § 319. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND PHRASES SHALL BE DEFINED AS FOLLOWS: 1. "AGENCY" SHALL MEAN ANY STATE OR MUNICIPAL DEPARTMENT, BOARD, BUREAU, DIVISION, COMMISSION, COMMITTEE, PUBLIC AUTHORITY, PUBLIC CORPO- RATION, COUNCIL, OFFICE OR OTHER GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY PERFORMING A EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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