senate Bill S6812

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Allows a duly appointed personal representative of the estate of a victim of the September eleventh, two thousand one terrorist attacks to file a claim with the September eleventh victim compensation fund

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Current Bill Status Via A7426 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 09, 2022 signed chap.558
Sep 08, 2022 delivered to governor
May 25, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1181
substituted for s6812
May 25, 2022 substituted by a7426
May 16, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2022 1st report cal.1181
Jan 05, 2022 referred to judiciary
May 18, 2021 referred to judiciary

S6812 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7426
Law Section:
Estates, Powers and Trusts Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-4.7, EPT L

S6812 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows a duly appointed personal representative of the estate of a victim of the September eleventh, two thousand one terrorist attacks to file a claim with the September eleventh victim compensation fund without being in violation of any restriction on the powers granted to the personal representative relating to the filing of a claim.

S6812 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6812 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6812
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 18, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- 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
   allowing a duly appointed personal representative of the estate  of  a
   victim  of  the September eleventh, two thousand one terrorist attacks
   to file a claim with the September eleventh victim compensation fund
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subparagraph  3  of  paragraph e of section 11-4.7 of the
 estates, powers and trusts law, as added by chapter 73 of  the  laws  of
 2002, is amended to read as follows:
   (3) Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, or any
 restrictions  set forth in letters relating to any decedent who [dies as
 a result of wounds or injury incurred as a result] IS A  VICTIM  of  the
 terrorist  attacks  on  September  eleventh,  two  thousand  one, a duly
 appointed personal representative is authorized to file and prosecute  a
 claim  with  the  fund, and the filing of such a claim for an award from
 the fund, and the resulting compromise of any cause of  action  pursuant
 to  the  act, shall not violate any restriction on the powers granted to
 the personal representative relating to the prosecution or compromise of
 any action, the collection of any settlement, or the enforcement of  any
 judgment.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD11206-01-1


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