senate Bill S6793

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Replaces the terms "mentally retarded", "mental retardation" and variants thereof with "intellectually disabled" and "intellectual disability"

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 24, 2022 referred to social services
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 16, 2022 amended on third reading (t) 6793a
May 04, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 03, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 02, 2022 1st report cal.973
Jan 05, 2022 referred to disabilities
May 17, 2021 referred to disabilities

Votes

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May 2, 2022 - Disabilities committee Vote

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Disabilities Committee Vote: May 2, 2022

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S6793 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Social Services
Law Section:
Abandoned Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

S6793 - Summary

Replaces the terms "mentally retarded", "mental retardation" and variants thereof with "intellectually disabled" and "intellectual disability".

S6793 - Sponsor Memo

S6793 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6793
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 17, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Disabilities
 
 AN ACT to amend the  abandoned  property  law,  the  arts  and  cultural
   affairs  law,  the banking law, the county law, the criminal procedure
   law, the debtor and creditor law,  the  domestic  relations  law,  the
   education  law,  the  executive law, the family court act, the general
   construction law, the insurance law, the judiciary law,  the  legisla-
   tive  law,  the  mental hygiene law, the public health law, the public
   lands law, the private housing finance law, the real property  actions
   and proceedings law, the real property law, the real property tax law,
   the  social  services  law,  the  tax  law, the facilities development
   corporation act, the New York state medical  care  facilities  finance
   agency  act,  the  administrative code of the city of New York and the
   New York city charter, in relation to replacing  the  terms  "mentally
   retarded"  and "mental retardation" with "intellectually disabled" and
   "intellectual disability"
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section  1.  Section  215 of the abandoned property law, as amended by
 chapter 550 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
   § 215. Claims against state. Where an action has  been  commenced  and
 final  judgment  in favor of the people entered therein by reason of the
 escheat of real property to the people and the said  property  has  been
 sold pursuant to section two hundred four, any party or parties thereto,
 or  their  successors  in  interest,  who, but for the rendering of such
 final judgment would have been entitled to such  real  property,  or  an
 interest  therein, shall have a claim against the state for the value of
 such real property or interest therein at the time of the entry of  such
 judgment,  but  no  such  claim  shall  exist  in favor of such party or
 parties or their successors in interest unless a petition therefor shall
 have been filed as hereinafter provided within fifteen  years  from  the
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S6793A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Social Services
Law Section:
Abandoned Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

S6793A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Replaces the terms "mentally retarded", "mental retardation" and variants thereof with "intellectually disabled" and "intellectual disability".

S6793A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6793A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6793--A
     Cal. No. 973
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 17, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Disabilities --  recommit-
   ted to the Committee on Disabilities in accordance with Senate Rule 6,
   sec. 8 -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and
   second  report,  ordered  to  a  third  reading,  amended  and ordered
   reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading
 
 AN ACT to amend the  abandoned  property  law,  the  arts  and  cultural
   affairs  law,  the  county law, the criminal procedure law, the debtor
   and creditor law, the domestic relations law, the education  law,  the
   executive  law, the family court act, the insurance law, the judiciary
   law, the legislative law, the mental hygiene law,  the  public  health
   law,  the  public lands law, the private housing finance law, the real
   property actions and proceedings law, the real property law, the  real
   property tax law, the social services law, the tax law, the facilities
   development  corporation  act,  and  the  New  York state medical care
   facilities finance agency act, in  relation  to  replacing  the  terms
   "mentally  retarded"  and  "mental  retardation"  with "intellectually
   disabled" and "intellectual disability"
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Section  215 of the abandoned property law, as amended by
 chapter 550 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
   § 215. Claims against state. Where an action has  been  commenced  and
 final  judgment  in favor of the people entered therein by reason of the
 escheat of real property to the people and the said  property  has  been
 sold pursuant to section two hundred four, any party or parties thereto,
 or  their  successors  in  interest,  who, but for the rendering of such
 final judgment would have been entitled to such  real  property,  or  an
 interest  therein, shall have a claim against the state for the value of
 such real property or interest therein at the time of the entry of  such
 judgment,  but  no  such  claim  shall  exist  in favor of such party or
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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