senate Bill S636

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Requires certain companies and corporations to report certain data regarding the gender, race and ethnicity of their employees

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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 25, 2023 advanced to third reading
Jan 24, 2023 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2023 1st report cal.174
Jan 05, 2023 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Jan 23, 2023 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S636
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Jan 23, 2023

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S636 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Business Corporation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §408, BC L; amd §301, Lim Lil L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S8435

S636 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires certain companies and corporations to report certain data regarding the gender, race and ethnicity of their employees.

S636 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S636 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    636
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 5, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
   and Commissions
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the business corporation law and the limited liability
   company law, in relation to requiring  certain  companies  and  corpo-
   rations to report certain data regarding the gender, race and ethnici-
   ty of their employees
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph 1 of section 408 of the business corporation  law
 is amended by adding a new subparagraph (e) to read as follows:
   (E)  FOR  THOSE  CORPORATIONS REQUIRED TO FILE AN EMPLOYER INFORMATION
 REPORT EEO-1 WITH THE EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION,  INFORMA-
 TION THAT IS SUBSTANTIALLY SIMILAR TO THE EMPLOYMENT DATA REPORTED UNDER
 SECTION  D  OF  SUCH CORPORATION'S MOST RECENTLY FILED EEO-1 IN A FORMAT
 APPROVED BY THE SECRETARY OF STATE. FOR EACH  CORPORATION  THAT  SUBMITS
 DATA  PURSUANT  TO  THIS PARAGRAPH, THE SECRETARY OF STATE SHALL PUBLISH
 THE DATA ON THE  GENDER,  RACE,  AND  ETHNICITY  OF  EACH  CORPORATION'S
 EMPLOYEES ON THE SECRETARY OF STATE'S OFFICIAL WEBSITE. THE SECRETARY OF
 STATE  SHALL PUBLISH SUCH INFORMATION WITHIN NINETY DAYS OF RECEIPT OF A
 PROPERLY FILED STATEMENT OR AS SOON THEREAFTER AS PRACTICABLE.
   § 2. Paragraph 1 of subdivision (e) of  section  301  of  the  limited
 liability  company  law, as amended by section 5 of part S of chapter 59
 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows:
   (1) Except as otherwise provided in this  subdivision,  every  limited
 liability company to which this chapter applies, shall biennially in the
 calendar  month during which its articles of organization or application
 for authority were filed, or effective date thereof if stated,  file  on
 forms  prescribed  by  the secretary of state, a statement setting forth
 the post office address within or without this state to which the secre-
 tary of state shall mail a copy  of  any  process  accepted  against  it
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03247-01-3

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