senate Bill S3755

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to directing the flag to be flown at half-staff to commemorate the death of certain first responders

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 committed to rules
May 16, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2022 1st report cal.1209
Jan 05, 2022 referred to finance
Jan 30, 2021 referred to finance

Votes

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May 10, 2022 - Finance committee Vote

S3755
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
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Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S3755 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §403, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6804
2017-2018: S2161
2019-2020: S1319

S3755 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the flag to be flown at half-staff to commemorate the death of certain first responders who passed away in performance of emergency response activities in this state.

S3755 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3755 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3755
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 30, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. SERINO, GALLIVAN, RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered
   printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
 
 AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to authorizing  the  flag
   to  be  flown  at half-staff to commemorate the death of certain first
   responders

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  21  of  section 403 of the executive law, as
 amended by chapter 666 of the laws  of  2004,  is  amended  to  read  as
 follows:
   21. The flag shall be flown at full staff at all times except it shall
 be  flown at half-staff on the eleventh of September, known as September
 11th Remembrance Day, the seventh day of December, known as Pearl Harbor
 Day, and to commemorate the death of a personage of  national  or  state
 standing  or  of  a local serviceman, official or public servant who, in
 the opinion of the local agency concerned, contributed to the community.
 It may also be flown at half-staff during special  periods  of  mourning
 designated by the President of the United States or the Governor of this
 state.    THE  GOVERNOR AND ALL LOCAL AGENCIES OF THIS STATE SHALL ORDER
 FLAGS TO BE FLOWN AT HALF-STAFF TO COMMEMORATE THE DEATH OF  ANY  POLICE
 OFFICER,  FIREFIGHTER,  EMERGENCY  MEDICAL TECHNICIAN, AMBULANCE DRIVER,
 PARAMEDIC, PHYSICIAN OR REGISTERED NURSE INVOLVED IN  A  FIRST  RESPONSE
 TEAM,  OR  ANY  OTHER  INDIVIDUAL  WHO IN THE COURSE OF OFFICIAL DUTIES,
 WHETHER THEY WERE PAID OR VOLUNTEER, PERFORMED EMERGENCY RESPONSE ACTIV-
 ITIES IN THIS STATE WHO PASSED AWAY IN PERFORMANCE OF THESE DUTIES.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD07837-01-1


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