senate Bill S6204

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Extends the statute of limitations relating to a civil action by an employee who has been the subject of a retaliatory personnel action

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 21, 2020 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 10, 2020 advanced to third reading
Feb 05, 2020 2nd report cal.
Feb 04, 2020 1st report cal.362
Jan 08, 2020 referred to labor
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 12, 2019 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2019 1st report cal.1118
May 22, 2019 referred to labor

Votes

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Feb 4, 2020 - Labor committee Vote

S6204
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Labor Committee Vote: Feb 4, 2020

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

May 30, 2019 - Labor committee Vote

S6204
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Labor Committee Vote: May 30, 2019

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

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S6204 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8394
Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §740, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S796, A448

S6204 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Extends the statute of limitations relating to a civil action by an employee who has been the subject of a retaliatory personnel action from one year to two years.

S6204 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6204 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6204

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 22, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to extending the  statute  of
  limitations relating to a civil action by an employee who has been the
  subject of a retaliatory personnel action

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 4 of section 740 of the  labor
law,  as added by chapter 660 of the laws of 1984, is amended to read as
follows:
  (a) An employee who has been the subject of  a  retaliatory  personnel
action  in  violation  of this section may institute a civil action in a
court of competent jurisdiction for relief as set forth  in  subdivision
five  of  this  section  within  [one  year] TWO YEARS after the alleged
retaliatory personnel action was taken.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11975-01-9

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