senate Bill S3348

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to expanding service of process to the department of state in the city of New York

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 21, 2020 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 24, 2020 advanced to third reading
Feb 13, 2020 2nd report cal.
Feb 12, 2020 1st report cal.431
Jan 08, 2020 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
returned to senate
died in assembly
Apr 29, 2019 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 14, 2019 advanced to third reading
Mar 13, 2019 2nd report cal.
Mar 12, 2019 1st report cal.289
Feb 05, 2019 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Feb 12, 2020 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S3348
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2020

excused (1)

Mar 12, 2019 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S3348
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committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
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Excused
0
Abstained
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Mar 12, 2019

S3348 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3300
Law Section:
Business Corporation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§306, 306-a & 307, BC L; add §92-a, amd §§172-c & 173-c, Exec L; amd §19, Gen Assoc L; amd §§304, 301-A & 303, Lim Lil L; amd §§306 & 307, N-PC L; amd §§121-104-A, 121-109, 121-1505 & 121-1506, Partn L; amd §§203, 216, 310 & 511, Tax L; amd §§11-609, 11-659 & 11-665, NYC Ad Cd; amd §§339-n & 442-g, RP L; amd §§250 & 352-b, Gen Bus L; amd §§48 & 74, Nav L; amd §253, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8631, A10357

S3348 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to expanding service of process to the department of state in the city of New York.

S3348 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3348 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3348

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and Commissions

AN  ACT  to  amend  the business corporation law, the executive law, the
  general associations law, the limited liability company law, the  not-
  for-profit  corporation  law,  the  partnership  law, the tax law, the
  administrative code of the city of New York, the  real  property  law,
  the  general  business  law,  the  navigation law, and the vehicle and
  traffic law, in relation  to  expanding  service  of  process  to  the
  department of state in the city of New York

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 1 of subdivision (b) of section 306 of the  busi-
ness  corporation law, as amended by chapter 419 of the laws of 1990, is
amended to read as follows:
  (1) Service of process on the secretary of state as agent of a  domes-
tic or authorized foreign corporation shall be made by personally deliv-
ering  to  and  leaving with the secretary of state or a deputy, or with
any person authorized by the secretary of state to receive such service,
at the office of the department of state in EITHER the city of Albany OR
NEW YORK, duplicate copies of such process together with  the  statutory
fee,  which  fee  shall be a taxable disbursement. Service of process on
such corporation shall be complete when the secretary  of  state  is  so
served. The secretary of state shall promptly send one of such copies by
certified  mail,  return  receipt requested, to such corporation, at the
post office address, on file in the department of state,  specified  for
the purpose. If a domestic or authorized foreign corporation has no such
address on file in the department of state, the secretary of state shall
so mail such copy, in the case of a domestic corporation, in care of any
director  named  in  its  certificate of incorporation at the director's
address stated therein or, in the case of an authorized  foreign  corpo-

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

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