assembly Bill A841

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to sexual harassment complaints by clients of lobbyists

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Current Bill Status - Stricken


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Jan 28, 2021 enacting clause stricken
Jan 06, 2021 referred to governmental operations

A841 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S806
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1-e, 1-h & 1-j, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A10557
2019-2020: A717, S3464

A841 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires reporting of the number of sexual harassment complaints by clients of lobbyists.

A841 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    841
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Governmental Operations
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend the legislative law, in relation to sexual harassment
   complaints by clients of lobbyists
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  c  of  section 1-e of the legislative law is
 amended by adding a new paragraph 9 to read as follows:
   (9) (I) THE NUMBER, IF ANY, OF COMPLAINTS RELATED TO SEXUAL HARASSMENT
 RECEIVED, BY THE LOBBYIST OR THEIR ORGANIZATION FILED BY THE CLIENT OF A
 LOBBYIST OR PERSONS, ORGANIZATIONS, OR LEGISLATIVE BODIES  BEFORE  WHICH
 THE LOBBYIST IS LOBBYING.
   (II)  FOR  PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION ONLY "COMPLAINTS RELATED TO SEXUAL
 HARASSMENT" SHALL MEAN A COMPLAINT THAT WOULD QUALIFY UNDER THE RULES OR
 REGULATIONS PROMULGATED UNDER SECTION TWO HUNDRED ONE-G OF THE LABOR LAW
 OR SECTION TWO HUNDRED NINETY-SIX-D OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW.
   § 2. Paragraph 5 of subdivision (b) of section 1-h of the  legislative
 law is amended by adding a new subparagraph (vi) to read as follows:
   (VI)  (A)  THE NUMBER, IF ANY, OF COMPLAINTS RELATED TO SEXUAL HARASS-
 MENT RECEIVED, BY THE LOBBYIST OR THEIR ORGANIZATION FILED BY THE CLIENT
 OF A LOBBYIST OR PERSONS, ORGANIZATIONS, OR  LEGISLATIVE  BODIES  BEFORE
 WHICH THE LOBBYIST IS LOBBYING.
   (B)  FOR  PURPOSES  OF THIS SECTION ONLY "COMPLAINTS RELATED TO SEXUAL
 HARASSMENT" SHALL MEAN A COMPLAINT THAT WOULD QUALIFY UNDER THE RULES OR
 REGULATIONS PROMULGATED UNDER SECTION TWO HUNDRED ONE-G OF THE LABOR LAW
 OR SECTION TWO HUNDRED NINETY-SIX-D OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW.
   § 3. Paragraph 6 of subdivision (b) of section 1-j of the  legislative
 law,  as  added  by  section 7-b of part A of chapter 399 of the laws of
 2011, is amended and a new paragraph 7 is added to read as follows:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.