NY S02904 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on January 30 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-17 - PRINT NUMBER 2904A
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Summary

Relates to acknowledging the fundamental injustice, cruelty, brutality, and inhumanity of slavery in the city of New York and the state of New York; establishes the New York state community commission on reparations remedies to examine the institution of slavery, subsequently de jure and de facto racial and economic discrimination against African-Americans, the impact of these forces on living African-Americans and to make recommendations on appropriate remedies; makes an appropriation therefor; and provides for the repeal of such provisions.

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Title

Relates to acknowledging the fundamental injustice, cruelty, brutality, and inhumanity of slavery in the city of New York and the state of New York; establishes the New York state community commission on reparations remedies to examine the institution of slavery, subsequently de jure and de facto racial and economic discrimination against African-Americans, the impact of these forces on living African-Americans and to make recommendations on appropriate remedies; makes an appropriation therefor; and provides for the repeal of such provisions.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-04-17SenatePRINT NUMBER 2904A
2019-04-17SenateAMEND (T) AND RECOMMIT TO FINANCE
2019-01-30SenateREFERRED TO FINANCE

Same As/Similar To

A03080 (Same As) 2019-03-26 - print number 3080a

New York State Sources


Bill Comments

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