assembly Bill A9601B

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits discrimination based on status as a victim of domestic violence

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Current Bill Status Via S8417 - Signed by Governor


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 13, 2022 signed chap.202
delivered to governor
May 04, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.91
substituted for a9601b
May 04, 2022 substituted by s8417b
Apr 25, 2022 ordered to third reading rules cal.91
rules report cal.91
reported
reported referred to rules
Apr 01, 2022 print number 9601b
Apr 01, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Mar 29, 2022 reported referred to codes
Mar 25, 2022 print number 9601a
Mar 25, 2022 amend and recommit to governmental operations
Mar 24, 2022 referred to governmental operations

Votes

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Apr 25, 2022 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S8417B
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Apr 25, 2022

Apr 25, 2022 - Rules committee Vote

S8417B
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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A9601 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8417
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§296, 296-a & 296-c, Exec L

A9601 - Summary

Prohibits discrimination based on status as a victim of domestic violence.

A9601 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9601
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 24, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. LUCAS -- 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 status as a victim or survivor of domestic violence
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Subdivision 34 of section 292  of  the  executive  law,  as
 added by chapter 176 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
   34.  The term "victim OR SURVIVOR of domestic violence" shall have the
 same meaning as is ascribed to such term by section four hundred  fifty-
 nine-a of the social services law.
   §  2. Subdivision 1 of section 296 of the executive law, as amended by
 chapter 365 of the laws of 2015, paragraphs (a), (b),  (c)  and  (d)  as
 amended  by  chapter  8 of the laws of 2019, paragraph (h) as amended by
 chapter 161 of the laws of 2019, paragraph (a) as separately amended  by
 chapter 176 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,  sexual  orientation,  gender
 identity  or  expression, military status, sex, disability, predisposing
 genetic characteristics, familial status, marital status, or status as a
 victim OR SURVIVOR of domestic violence, to refuse to hire or employ  or
 to  bar  or to discharge from employment such individual or to discrimi-
 nate against such individual in compensation or in terms, conditions  or
 privileges of employment.
   (b)  For  an  employment agency to discriminate against any individual
 because of age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation,
 gender identity or expression, military status, sex, disability, predis-
 posing genetic characteristics, familial status, [or] marital status, OR
 STATUS AS A VICTIM OR SURVIVOR OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, in receiving, clas-
 sifying,  disposing  or  otherwise  acting  upon  applications  for  its
 services  or  in  referring an applicant or applicants to an employer or
 employers.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14828-03-2

A9601A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8417
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§296, 296-a & 296-c, Exec L

A9601A - Summary

Prohibits discrimination based on status as a victim of domestic violence.

A9601A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9601--A
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 24, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. LUCAS -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Governmental Operations  --  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 status as a victim or survivor of domestic violence

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  34  of  section 292 of the executive law, as
 added by chapter 176 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
   34. The term "victim OR SURVIVOR of domestic violence" shall have  the
 same  meaning as is ascribed to [such] THE term [by] "VICTIM OF DOMESTIC
 VIOLENCE" DEFINED IN section four hundred  fifty-nine-a  of  the  social
 services law.
   §  2. Subdivision 1 of section 296 of the executive law, as amended by
 chapter 365 of the laws of 2015, paragraphs (a), (b),  (c)  and  (d)  as
 amended  by  chapter  8 of the laws of 2019, paragraph (h) as amended by
 chapter 161 of the laws of 2019, paragraph (a) as separately amended  by
 chapter 176 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,  sexual  orientation,  gender
 identity  or  expression, military status, sex, disability, predisposing
 genetic characteristics, familial status, marital status, or status as a
 victim OR SURVIVOR of domestic violence, to refuse to hire or employ  or
 to  bar  or to discharge from employment such individual or to discrimi-
 nate against such individual in compensation or in terms, conditions  or
 privileges of employment.
   (b)  For  an  employment agency to discriminate against any individual
 because of age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation,
 gender identity or expression, military status, sex, disability, predis-
 posing genetic characteristics, familial status, [or] marital status, OR
 STATUS AS A VICTIM OR SURVIVOR OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, in receiving, clas-
 sifying,  disposing  or  otherwise  acting  upon  applications  for  its
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14828-04-2

Co-Sponsors

A9601B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8417
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§296, 296-a & 296-c, Exec L

A9601B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits discrimination based on status as a victim of domestic violence.

A9601B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9601--B
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 24, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. LUCAS -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Governmental Operations  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
   ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
   reported  and  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --   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 status as a victim of domestic violence
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section  296 of the executive law, as
 amended by chapter 365 of the laws of 2015, paragraphs (a), (b), (c) and
 (d) as amended by chapter 8 of  the  laws  of  2019,  paragraph  (h)  as
 amended  by chapter 161 of the laws of 2019, paragraph (a) as separately
 amended by chapter 176 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,  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.
   (b)  For  an  employment agency to discriminate against any individual
 because of age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation,
 gender identity or expression, military status, sex, disability, predis-
 posing genetic characteristics, familial status, [or] marital status, OR
 STATUS AS A VICTIM OF  DOMESTIC  VIOLENCE,  in  receiving,  classifying,
 disposing  or  otherwise acting upon applications for its services or in
 referring an applicant or applicants to an employer or employers.
   (c) For a labor organization, because of the age, race, creed,  color,
 national  origin,  sexual  orientation,  gender  identity or expression,
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.