senate Bill S6175

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the revocatory effect of divorce

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2020 committed to rules
Feb 03, 2020 advanced to third reading
Jan 29, 2020 2nd report cal.
Jan 28, 2020 1st report cal.301
Jan 08, 2020 referred to judiciary
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 06, 2019 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2019 1st report cal.1072
May 21, 2019 referred to judiciary

Votes

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Jan 28, 2020 - Judiciary committee Vote

S6175
9
5
committee
9
Aye
5
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Judiciary Committee Vote: Jan 28, 2020

aye wr (1)

May 30, 2019 - Judiciary committee Vote

S6175
11
2
committee
11
Aye
2
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Judiciary Committee Vote: May 30, 2019

nay (2)
aye wr (1)
excused (1)

S6175 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7520
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Estates, Powers and Trusts Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §5-1.4, EPT L

S6175 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the revocatory effect of divorce.

S6175 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6175 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6175
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 21, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- (at request of the Office of Court Adminis-
   tration)  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
   committed to the Committee on Judiciary
 
 AN ACT to amend the estates, powers and trusts law, in relation  to  the
   revocatory effect of divorce and relatives of a former spouse

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 5-1.4 of the estates,  powers  and  trusts  law  is
 amended by adding a new paragraph (g) to read as follows:
   (G)  THE REVOCATORY EFFECT OF PARAGRAPH (A) SHALL BE PRESUMED TO APPLY
 TO A PERSON IN ANY RELATIONSHIP TO  THE  DIVORCED  INDIVIDUAL  THAT  WAS
 BASED  UPON  SAID  MARRIAGE,  INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO STEPCHILDREN,
 STEPGRANDCHILDREN  AND  PARENTS-IN-LAW,  UNLESS  THERE  IS   SUBSTANTIAL
 EVIDENCE OF THE DIVORCED INDIVIDUAL'S CONTRARY INTENTION. TESTIMONY WITH
 REGARD  TO  SUCH  INTENTION  SHALL  NOT  BE DISQUALIFIED UNDER CPLR 4519
 PROVIDED THAT SUCH TESTIMONY IS SUPPORTED BY OTHER EVIDENCE.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10065-01-9


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