senate Bill S2874A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes the crime of sexual harassment

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 12, 2020 advanced to third reading
Feb 11, 2020 2nd report cal.
Feb 10, 2020 1st report cal.367
Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
May 15, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 14, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 13, 2019 1st report cal.669
May 01, 2019 print number 2874a
May 01, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Jan 30, 2019 referred to codes

Votes

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Feb 10, 2020 - Codes committee Vote

S2874A
10
0
committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Feb 10, 2020

aye wr (2)

May 13, 2019 - Codes committee Vote

S2874A
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: May 13, 2019

excused (1)

Co-Sponsors

S2874 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7382
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §240.33, Pen L

S2874 - Summary

Establishes the crime of sexual harassment; makes such crime a class A misdemeanor.

S2874 - Sponsor Memo

S2874 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2874

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. BIAGGI, KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law,  in  relation  to  the  crime  of  sexual
  harassment

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

  Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 240.33  to
read as follows:
§ 240.33 SEXUAL HARASSMENT.
  A  PERSON  IS  GUILTY  OF  SEXUAL HARASSMENT WHEN, WITH THE PURPOSE OF
SEXUAL AROUSAL OR GRATIFICATION, AND WITHOUT CONSENT, HE OR  SHE  SLAPS,
STRIKES, SHOVES OR KICKS ANOTHER PERSON.
  SEXUAL HARASSMENT IS A CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08857-01-9

Co-Sponsors

S2874A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7382
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §240.33, Pen L

S2874A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the crime of sexual harassment; makes such crime a class A misdemeanor.

S2874A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2874A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2874--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. BIAGGI, KAMINSKY, HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing the crime of
  sexual harassment

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

  Section  1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 240.33 to
read as follows:
§ 240.33 SEXUAL HARASSMENT.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT  WHEN,  WITH  THE  PURPOSE  OF
SEXUAL  AROUSAL  OR GRATIFICATION, AND WITHOUT CONSENT, HE OR SHE SLAPS,
STRIKES, SHOVES OR KICKS ANOTHER  PERSON,  OR  OTHERWISE  SUBJECTS  SUCH
OTHER  PERSON  TO  PHYSICAL CONTACT, OR ATTEMPTS, OR THREATENS TO DO THE
SAME.
  SEXUAL HARASSMENT IS A CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08857-02-9

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