senate Bill S2416

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes a time period in which an action to recover damages for injury arising from domestic violence must be brought

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Current Bill Status Via A1945 - Signed by Governor


  • 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
Sep 04, 2019 signed chap.245
Sep 03, 2019 delivered to governor
May 14, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.186
substituted for s2416
May 14, 2019 substituted by a1945
Mar 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Feb 28, 2019 2nd report cal.
Feb 27, 2019 1st report cal.186
Jan 24, 2019 referred to judiciary

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S2416 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1945
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Amd §215, CP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4902, A7037
2017-2018: S5231, A1516

S2416 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a time period in which an action to recover damages for injury arising from domestic violence must be brought.

S2416 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2416 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2416

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to  estab-
  lishing a time period in which an action to recover damages for injury
  arising from domestic violence must be brought

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

  Section 1. Section 215 of the civil practice law and rules is  amended
by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9.  NOTWITHSTANDING  THE  OPENING PARAGRAPH OF THIS SECTION, AN ACTION
THAT MAY BE BROUGHT TO RECOVER DAMAGES FOR INJURY ARISING FROM  DOMESTIC
VIOLENCE,  AS DEFINED IN SECTION FOUR HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE-A OF THE SOCIAL
SERVICES LAW, SHALL BE COMMENCED  WITHIN  TWO  YEARS.  NOTHING  IN  THIS
SUBDIVISION  SHALL  BE CONSTRUED TO MODIFY ANY TIME LIMITATION CONTAINED
IN SECTION TWO HUNDRED FOURTEEN OF THIS ARTICLE OR SUBDIVISION EIGHT  OF
THIS SECTION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01550-01-9

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