|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 31, 2021||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S3813
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Judiciary Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3813 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3813 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3813 SPONSOR: GRIFFO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general construction law and the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to establishing daylight saving time as the year-round standard time in the state and in the city of New York PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to establish Daylight Saving Time as the standard time throughout the year for New York State. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the general construction law to establish the observa- tion of eastern daylight time year-round. Section 2 amends the administrative code of the city of New York to
S3813 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3813 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 31, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary AN ACT to amend the general construction law and the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to establishing daylight saving time as the year-round standard time in the state and in the city of New York THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 52 of the general construction law, as amended by chapter 377 of the laws of 1955, is amended to read as follows: § 52. Time, standard. [1.] The standard time throughout this state is [that of the seventy-fifth meridian of longitude west from Greenwich, except as hereinafter provided, and all courts and public officers, and legal and official proceedings, shall be regulated thereby. 2. At two o'clock ante meridian on the last Sunday in April of each year the standard time throughout this state shall be advanced one hour from that of the seventy-fifth meridian of longitude west from Green- wich, and the time so advanced shall continue to be standard time throughout this state until the last Sunday in October of the same year, when such standard time, as so advanced, shall be retarded to that of the seventy-fifth meridian west from Greenwich; and during such period in each year all courts and public officers, and legal and official proceedings, shall be regulated in accordance therewith] THE TIME AS DETERMINED BY 15 USC SECTIONS 260 TO 267, EXCEPT THAT THE STATE OBSERVES YEAR-ROUND THE PROVISIONS OF 15 USC 260A PROVIDING FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF TIME, COMMONLY KNOWN AS EASTERN DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME IF FEDERAL LAW PERMITS THE YEAR-ROUND OBSERVATION OF EASTERN DAYLIGHT TIME. § 2. Section 2-106 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows: § 2-106 Daylight saving time; effect thereof on public proceedings. The standard time throughout the city of New York is [that of the seven- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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