senate Bill S6503

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the revocatory effect of divorce

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 17, 2022 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 02, 2022 advanced to third reading
Apr 27, 2022 2nd report cal.
Apr 26, 2022 1st report cal.899
Jan 05, 2022 referred to judiciary
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 01, 2021 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 19, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 12, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 11, 2021 1st report cal.1007
May 04, 2021 referred to judiciary

Votes

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Apr 26, 2022 - Judiciary committee Vote

S6503
10
5
committee
10
Aye
5
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Judiciary Committee Vote: Apr 26, 2022

May 11, 2021 - Judiciary committee Vote

S6503
10
5
committee
10
Aye
5
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Judiciary Committee Vote: May 11, 2021

S6503 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7798
Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Estates, Powers and Trusts Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §5-1.4, EPT L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S6175, A7520

S6503 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the revocatory effect of divorce.

S6503 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6503 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6503
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                May 4, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- (at request of the Office of Court Adminis-
   tration)  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
   committed to the Committee on Judiciary
 
 AN ACT to amend the estates, powers and trusts law, in relation  to  the
   revocatory effect of divorce and relatives of a former spouse

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 5-1.4 of the estates,  powers  and  trusts  law  is
 amended by adding a new paragraph (g) to read as follows:
   (G)  THE REVOCATORY EFFECT OF PARAGRAPH (A) SHALL BE PRESUMED TO APPLY
 TO A PERSON IN ANY RELATIONSHIP TO  THE  DIVORCED  INDIVIDUAL  THAT  WAS
 BASED  UPON  SAID  MARRIAGE,  INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO STEPCHILDREN,
 STEPGRANDCHILDREN  AND  PARENTS-IN-LAW,  UNLESS  THERE  IS   SUBSTANTIAL
 EVIDENCE OF THE DIVORCED INDIVIDUAL'S CONTRARY INTENTION. TESTIMONY WITH
 REGARD  TO  SUCH  INTENTION  SHALL  NOT  BE DISQUALIFIED UNDER CPLR 4519
 PROVIDED THAT SUCH TESTIMONY IS SUPPORTED BY OTHER EVIDENCE.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD08874-01-1


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