assembly Bill A6328A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits discrimination based on citizenship or immigration status

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 04, 2022 referred to investigations and government operations
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 25, 2022 ordered to third reading rules cal.83
rules report cal.83
reported
reported referred to rules
Mar 03, 2022 print number 6328a
Mar 03, 2022 amend and recommit to codes
Jan 05, 2022 referred to codes
May 19, 2021 reported referred to rules
May 11, 2021 reported referred to codes
Mar 16, 2021 referred to governmental operations

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A6328 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6586
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§292, 296, 296-a, 296-c & 63, Exec L

A6328 - Summary

Prohibits discrimination based on citizenship or immigration status.

A6328 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6328
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. CRUZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Governmental Operations
 
 AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to prohibiting  discrimi-
   nation based on citizenship or immigration status
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Subdivisions 37 and 38 of section 292 of the executive law,
 subdivision 37 as amended by chapter 118, subdivision  37  as  added  by
 chapter  160 of the laws of 2019, are renumbered subdivisions 38, 39 and
 40 and a new subdivision 41 is added to read as follows:
   41. THE TERM "CITIZENSHIP OR IMMIGRATION STATUS" MEANS THE CITIZENSHIP
 OF ANY PERSON OR THE IMMIGRATION STATUS OF ANY PERSON WHO IS NOT A CITI-
 ZEN OF THE UNITED STATES. NOTHING IN THIS ARTICLE SHALL PRECLUDE VERIFI-
 CATION OF CITIZENSHIP OR IMMIGRATION STATUS WHERE REQUIRED BY  LAW,  NOR
 SHALL  AN  ADVERSE  ACTION BASED ON VERIFICATION OF CITIZENSHIP OR IMMI-
 GRATION STATUS BE PROHIBITED WHERE SUCH ADVERSE ACTION  IS  REQUIRED  BY
 LAW.
   §  2. Subdivision 1 of section 296 of the executive law, as amended by
 chapter 365 of the laws of 2015, paragraph (a) as separately amended  by
 chapters  8  and 176 of the laws of 2019, paragraphs (b), (c) and (d) as
 amended by chapter 8 of the laws of 2019 and paragraph (h) as amended by
 chapter 161 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
   1. It shall be an unlawful discriminatory practice:
   (a) For an employer or licensing agency, because  of  an  individual's
 age,  race,  creed,  color,  national origin, CITIZENSHIP OR IMMIGRATION
 STATUS, sexual orientation,  gender  identity  or  expression,  military
 status,  sex, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, familial
 status, marital status, or status as a victim of domestic  violence,  to
 refuse  to hire or employ or to bar or to discharge from employment such
 individual or to discriminate against such individual in compensation or
 in terms, conditions or privileges of employment.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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A6328A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6586
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§292, 296, 296-a, 296-c & 63, Exec L

A6328A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits discrimination based on citizenship or immigration status.

A6328A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6328--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. CRUZ, BICHOTTE HERMELYN -- read once and referred
   to  the  Committee on Governmental Operations -- reported and referred
   to the Committee on Codes -- reported and referred to the Committee on
   Rules -- recommitted to the Committee  on  Codes  in  accordance  with
   Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to prohibiting discrimi-
   nation based on citizenship or immigration status
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Subdivisions 37, 38 and 39 of section 292 of the executive
 law, subdivision 37 as added by chapter 160 of the  laws  of  2019,  are
 renumbered  subdivisions 38, 39 and 40 and a new subdivision 41 is added
 to read as follows:
   41. THE TERM "CITIZENSHIP OR IMMIGRATION STATUS" MEANS THE CITIZENSHIP
 OF ANY PERSON OR THE IMMIGRATION STATUS OF ANY PERSON WHO IS NOT A CITI-
 ZEN OF THE UNITED STATES. NOTHING IN THIS ARTICLE SHALL PRECLUDE VERIFI-
 CATION OF CITIZENSHIP OR IMMIGRATION STATUS WHERE REQUIRED BY  LAW,  NOR
 SHALL  AN  ADVERSE  ACTION BASED ON VERIFICATION OF CITIZENSHIP OR IMMI-
 GRATION STATUS BE PROHIBITED WHERE SUCH ADVERSE ACTION  IS  REQUIRED  BY
 LAW.
   §  2. Subdivision 1 of section 296 of the executive law, as amended by
 chapter 365 of the laws of 2015, paragraph (a) as separately amended  by
 chapters  8  and 176 of the laws of 2019, paragraphs (b), (c) and (d) as
 amended by chapter 8 of the laws of 2019 and paragraph (h) as amended by
 chapter 161 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
   1. It shall be an unlawful discriminatory practice:
   (a) For an employer or licensing agency, because  of  an  individual's
 age,  race,  creed,  color,  national origin, CITIZENSHIP OR IMMIGRATION
 STATUS, sexual orientation,  gender  identity  or  expression,  military
 status,  sex, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, familial
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10191-06-2