assembly Bill A1149

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to equal rights for women

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 05, 2021 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 15, 2021 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 07, 2021 referred to judiciary

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A1149 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 1 §11, Constn
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A7990
2019-2020: A271

A1149 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that no person shall be discriminated in his or her civil rights because of sex.

A1149 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                   1149
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              January 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SEAWRIGHT, FERNANDEZ, WEPRIN, OTIS, WALLACE,
   L. ROSENTHAL, ABINANTI, LUPARDO,  CRUZ,  STECK,  STERN,  FALL,  GALEF,
   JACOBSON -- read once and referred to the Committee on Judiciary
 
             CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY
 
 proposing  an  amendment to section 11 of article 1 of the constitution,
   in relation to equal rights for women
 
   Section 1. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That section 11 of article
 1 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
   § 11. No person shall be denied the equal protection of  the  laws  of
 this state or any subdivision thereof. No person shall, because of race,
 color, SEX, creed or religion, be subjected to any discrimination in his
 or  her civil rights by any other person or by any firm, corporation, or
 institution, or by the state or any agency or subdivision of the state.
   § 2. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That the foregoing amendment  be
 referred  to  the  first regular legislative session convening after the
 next succeeding general election of members of  the  assembly,  and,  in
 conformity  with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution, be
 published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD89063-01-1