senate Bill S123A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes a statewide campaign for the acceptance, inclusion, tolerance and understanding of diversity

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Current Bill Status Via A5913 - Passed Senate & Assembly


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 31, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.88
substituted for s123a
Mar 31, 2022 substituted by a5913a
Jan 12, 2022 advanced to third reading
Jan 11, 2022 2nd report cal.
Jan 10, 2022 1st report cal.88
Jan 06, 2022 print number 123a
Jan 06, 2022 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 05, 2022 referred to investigations and government operations
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 24, 2021 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 25, 2021 advanced to third reading
Jan 20, 2021 2nd report cal.
Jan 19, 2021 1st report cal.125
Jan 06, 2021 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Jan 10, 2022 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S123A
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Jan 10, 2022

aye wr (1)

Jan 19, 2021 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S123
4
0
committee
4
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 19, 2021

Co-Sponsors

S123 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5913
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §294-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7201, A9549

S123 - Summary

Establishes a statewide campaign for the acceptance, inclusion, tolerance and understanding of diversity.

S123 - Sponsor Memo

S123 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    123
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. KAPLAN, GOUNARDES -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and  when  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Investigations
   and Government Operations
 
 AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing a  state-
   wide campaign for the acceptance, inclusion, tolerance and understand-
   ing of diversity
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section  294-a
 to read as follows:
   §  294-A.  STATEWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR THE ACCEPTANCE, INCLUSION, TOLERANCE
 AND UNDERSTANDING OF DIVERSITY. 1. THE DIVISION SHALL DEVELOP AND IMPLE-
 MENT A STATEWIDE CAMPAIGN TO INCREASE AWARENESS AND PROMOTE THE  ACCEPT-
 ANCE,  INCLUSION, TOLERANCE AND UNDERSTANDING OF THE DIVERSITY OF PEOPLE
 OF THIS STATE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIVERSITY  BASED  ON  RELI-
 GION, RACE, COLOR, CREED, SEX, ETHNICITY, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABIL-
 ITY,  SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION. IN THE DEVELOP-
 MENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF SUCH CAMPAIGN, THE DIVISION  SHALL  ADOPT  AS
 ITS  PURPOSE,  THE  COMBATTING OF BIAS, HATRED AND DISCRIMINATION IN ALL
 THEIR FORMS AND THE PREVENTION  OF  DISCRIMINATION  BASED  ON  RELIGION,
 RACE,  COLOR,  CREED,  SEX, ETHNICITY, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY,
 SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION.
   2. IN ORDER TO EFFECTUATE THE PURPOSE OF  THE  CAMPAIGN  THE  DIVISION
 SHALL:
   A.  COORDINATE  AND  COOPERATE  WITH PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ORGANIZATIONS,
 INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED  TO,  LOCAL  GOVERNMENTS,  COMMUNITY  GROUPS,
 SCHOOL  DISTRICTS,  CHURCHES,  CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS, FOUNDATIONS AND
 OTHER RELEVANT GROUPS;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01920-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S123A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5913
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §294-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7201, A9549

S123A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a statewide campaign for the acceptance, inclusion, tolerance and understanding of diversity.

S123A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S123A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  123--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. KAPLAN, GAUGHRAN, GOUNARDES, STAVISKY -- read twice
   and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
   on Investigations and Government  Operations  --  recommitted  to  the
   Committee  on  Investigations  and Government Operations in accordance
   with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing a state-
   wide campaign for the acceptance, inclusion, tolerance and understand-
   ing of diversity
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 294-a
 to read as follows:
   § 294-A. STATEWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR THE ACCEPTANCE,  INCLUSION,  TOLERANCE
 AND UNDERSTANDING OF DIVERSITY. 1. THE DIVISION SHALL DEVELOP AND IMPLE-
 MENT  A STATEWIDE CAMPAIGN TO INCREASE AWARENESS AND PROMOTE THE ACCEPT-
 ANCE, INCLUSION, TOLERANCE AND UNDERSTANDING OF THE DIVERSITY OF  PEOPLE
 OF  THIS  STATE,  INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIVERSITY BASED ON RELI-
 GION, RACE, COLOR, CREED, SEX, ETHNICITY, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABIL-
 ITY, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION. IN THE  DEVELOP-
 MENT  AND  IMPLEMENTATION  OF SUCH CAMPAIGN, THE DIVISION SHALL ADOPT AS
 ITS PURPOSE, THE COMBATTING OF BIAS, HATRED AND  DISCRIMINATION  IN  ALL
 THEIR  FORMS  AND  THE  PREVENTION  OF DISCRIMINATION BASED ON RELIGION,
 RACE, COLOR, CREED, SEX, ETHNICITY, NATIONAL  ORIGIN,  AGE,  DISABILITY,
 SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION.
   2.  IN  ORDER  TO  EFFECTUATE THE PURPOSE OF THE CAMPAIGN THE DIVISION
 SHALL:
   A. COORDINATE AND COOPERATE WITH  PUBLIC  AND  PRIVATE  ORGANIZATIONS,
 INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT  LIMITED  TO,  LOCAL GOVERNMENTS, COMMUNITY GROUPS,
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01920-03-1

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