1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. General Business
  4. Article 2: Sabbath


Section 11 Serving civil process on Sunday

General Business (GBS)

All service or execution of legal process, of any kind whatever, on the first day of the week is prohibited, except in criminal proceedings or where service or execution is specially authorized by statute. Service or execution of any process upon said day except as herein permitted is absolutely void for any and every purpose whatsoever.