senate Bill S4609

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the definition of sexual orientation as applicable to the human rights law

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • 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
Feb 09, 2022 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 03, 2022 advanced to third reading
Feb 02, 2022 2nd report cal.
Feb 01, 2022 1st report cal.387
Jan 05, 2022 referred to investigations and government operations
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 03, 2021 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 24, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 20, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 18, 2021 1st report cal.1140
Feb 08, 2021 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Feb 1, 2022 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S4609
7
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committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Feb 1, 2022

May 18, 2021 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S4609
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 18, 2021

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S4609 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §292, Exec L

S4609 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the definition of "sexual orientation" as applicable to the human rights law.

S4609 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4609 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4609
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
   ment Operations
 
 AN ACT to amend the executive law, in  relation  to  the  definition  of
   "sexual orientation" as applicable to the human rights law

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 27 of section 292  of  the  executive  law,  as
 added by chapter 2 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
   27.  The term "sexual orientation" means heterosexuality, homosexuali-
 ty, bisexuality or asexuality, whether actual  or  perceived.  [However,
 nothing contained herein shall be construed to protect conduct otherwise
 proscribed by law.]
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD08720-01-1


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