senate Bill S5148

2021-2022 Legislative Session

relation to a state flag for raising awareness of veteran suicide

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 07, 2021 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 21, 2021 advanced to third reading
Apr 20, 2021 2nd report cal.
Apr 19, 2021 1st report cal.677
Feb 25, 2021 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Apr 19, 2021 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S5148
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Apr 19, 2021

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S5148 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6200
Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Add §92, State L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8283

S5148 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the "Suicide Awareness and Remembrance Flag" shall be the official state flag for the raising of awareness of veteran suicide; directs the commissioner of general services to establish a protocol for the flying of such flag.

S5148 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5148 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5148
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 25, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HINCHEY -- 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 state law, in relation to a state flag  for  raising
   awareness of veteran suicide
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 92 to read
 as follows:
   § 92. STATE  FLAG  FOR  RAISING  AWARENESS  OF  VETERAN  SUICIDE.  THE
 "SUICIDE  AWARENESS  AND  REMEMBRANCE  FLAG" SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL STATE
 FLAG FOR THE RAISING OF AWARENESS OF VETERAN SUICIDE.  THE  COMMISSIONER
 OF  GENERAL  SERVICES  SHALL ESTABLISH A PROTOCOL FOR THE FLYING OF SUCH
 FLAG.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD08397-01-1


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