Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022
referred to governmental operations
|Feb 25, 2021
referred to governmental operations
Assembly Bill A5791
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
William A. Barclay
2021-A5791 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-A5791 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5791 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 25, 2021 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. MORINELLO, J. M. GIGLIO, SCHMITT, WALCZYK, BARCLAY, BYRNES, MANKTELOW -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. M. MILLER -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations AN ACT to amend the general construction law, in relation to eliminating daylight savings time; to amend the public service law, in relation to daylight savings time; and to repeal section 2-106 of the administra- tive code of the city of New York relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 52 of the general construction law, as amended by chapter 377 of the laws of 1955, is amended to read as follows: § 52. Time, standard. 1. The standard time throughout this state is that of the [seventy-fifth] SIXTIETH meridian of longitude west from Greenwich[, except as hereinafter provided, and all courts and public officers, and legal and official proceedings, shall be regulated there- by]. THE STATE, ACTING UNDER THE EXEMPTION PROVISIONS OF THE UNIFORM TIME ACT OF 1966 (15 U.S.C. SECTION 260A(A)), IS EXEMPT FROM THE PROVISIONS OF THAT LAW THAT ESTABLISHES DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME. 2. [At two o'clock ante meridian on the last Sunday in April of each year the standard time throughout this state shall be advanced one hour from that of the seventy-fifth meridian of longitude west from Green- wich, and the time so advanced shall continue to be standard time throughout this state until the last Sunday in October of the same year, when such standard time, as so advanced, shall be retarded to that of the seventy-fifth meridian west from Greenwich; and during such period in each year all courts and public officers, and legal and official proceedings, shall be regulated in accordance therewith.] NO DEPARTMENT OR AGENCY OF THE STATE OR OF ANY COUNTY, CITY OR OTHER POLITICAL SUBDI- VISION SHALL EMPLOY ANY OTHER TIME OR ADOPT ANY STATUTE, ORDINANCE OR ORDER PROVIDING FOR THE USE OF ANY OTHER STANDARD OF TIME. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD08779-01-1
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