Bills Pending New York Senate Judiciary Committee

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NYS00482IntroProvides that limited liability for persons held jointly liable shall not apply to parties held liable for failing to provide reasonable security or failing to provide security required by federal, state or local law, rules or regulations.
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2020-01-17
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NYA03190EngrossRelates to allowing a residential tenant to deduct water payments he or she makes for a deficient landlord from his or her rent.
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2020-01-15
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NYS07256IntroRelates to securing payment of wages for work already performed; creates a lien remedy for all employees; provides grounds for attachment; relates to procedures where employees may hold shareholders of non-publicly traded corporations personally liab...
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2020-01-14
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NYS07231IntroRelates to requiring the recording of mezzanine debt and including mezzanine debt in the mortgage recording tax; defines mezzanine debt.
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2020-01-13
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NYS07230IntroMakes daylight saving time the permanent standard time of the state and the city of New York.
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2020-01-13
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NYS04759EngrossPermits a grand jury to inspect medical records pursuant to subpoena duces tecum powers and requires the disclosure of information when a crime is committed against a patient.
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2020-01-10
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NYS06095IntroRequires the office of court administration to study racial disparities in jury selection pools and juror selection and make recommendations that can be undertaken to reduce or eliminate racial and ethnic disparities in jury selection pools and juror...
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2020-01-08
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NYS05975IntroProvides that the existence of an infestation of pests in a premises occupied for dwelling purposes is a breach of the warranty of habitability, and requires a landlord to keep premises occupied for dwelling purposes free from an infestation of pests...
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2020-01-08
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NYS02012IntroProvides for special elections for the offices of comptroller and attorney general for vacancies during a term.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02226IntroRelates to training requirements for attorneys appointed to represent a child in certain proceedings.
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2020-01-08
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NYS06080IntroRelates to providing a presumption that credit shelter bequests be construed to set aside the maximum amount that may be shielded from both federal and state estate taxes.
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2020-01-08
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NYS01129IntroRequires tenants in housing court proceedings be given information pertaining to their rights including that only a judge may issue a warrant to evict them; requires that they should assert any defense or counterclaim in their answer and that they ha...
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2020-01-08
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NYS02074IntroRelates to claims for unjust conviction.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02153IntroGrants immunity from liability for personal injury and property damage sustained by a crime victim upon the premises of a business or nonprofit while seeking assistance, except in the case of gross negligence.
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2020-01-08
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NYS04069IntroEstablishes Eid Ul-Fitr and Eid Ul-Adha as public holidays, with dates established by religious law and tradition.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02319IntroRelates to prohibiting the diversion of funds for purposes other than those for which the funds were originally intended.
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2020-01-08
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NYS03529IntroAuthorizes the fiduciary of a decedent to take control of certain web site accounts of the decedent.
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2020-01-08
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NYS04132IntroProhibits landlords from including additional services in a tenant's base rent; provides that additional services include cable television, internet services, and garage usage.
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2020-01-08
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NYS04794IntroProvides for enhanced enforcement of the warranty of habitability for housing accommodations; provides court may award punitive damages to a tenant upon finding the landlord's breach of warranty was intentional and malicious.
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2020-01-08
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NYS05182IntroRequires contact information of landlords and land owners to be furnished to tenants.
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2020-01-08
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NYS01959IntroAuthorizes the state to convey certain forest preserve land; such sale shall be subject to legislative approval and the proceeds of such conveyance shall be used for acquisitions to the forest preserve.
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2020-01-08
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NYS01499IntroRequires that any bill which provides revenue to the state in a non-recurring manner shall pass by a two-thirds majority in order to become law.
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2020-01-08
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NYS04525EngrossExpands consumer protections for usury and interest to small businesses.
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2020-01-08
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NYS01559IntroRequires that article VII bills submitted by the governor must relate specifically to either an appropriation or a proposal to raise revenue, and be necessary in order to effectuate such appropriation or revenue proposal.
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2020-01-08
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NYS04950IntroProvides for the establishment of a forty-five dollar fee for all motions made in pending proceedings and for ex parte applications in the surrogate's court.
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2020-01-08
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NYS03136IntroRelates to designating blighted property and blighted areas; establishes criteria for designation; provides definition of blighted property and blighted areas; amends definition of substandard or insanitary area by removing the words "slum" and "dete...
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2020-01-08
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NYS05709IntroIncreases the amount of allowance that trial and grand jurors are entitled to in each court of the unified court system.
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2020-01-08
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NYS01271IntroProvides for the establishment of a biennial budgeting system for the state of New York replacing the state annual budget process.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02047IntroRelates to the number of senators and the apportionment of senate districts; provides that each senate district shall be comprised of one county in its entirety.
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2020-01-08
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NYS01952IntroRelates to requiring certain civil court documents to be provided to parties in their native language and requiring parties to demonstrate their understanding of the nature and effect of such documents.
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2020-01-08
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NYS04638IntroCompels the delivery of real property subject to a fraudulent transfer to the person entitled thereto and provides for the recording of judgments and orders relating to a fraudulent conveyance of title to property.
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2020-01-08
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NYS00221EngrossRelates to removing the lifetime ban on jury duty for convicted felons who have completed their sentencing, including any period of probation or community supervision.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02463IntroRelates to requiring the governor to publicize the criteria used when granting a commutation, pardon or reprieve; and requires disclosure of information related to such commutations, pardons or reprieves within 30 days instead of annually.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02718IntroRequires access to new homes by persons with disabilities.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02181IntroProvides for compensation for injury or death caused by the negligent entrustment of a firearm.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02589IntroEnacts provisions relating to the execution of written forms, prior to assisted reproductive technology services, for consent and directives for the transfer, use, and disposition of cryopreserved embryos or gametes, and provisions relating to notice...
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2020-01-08
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NYS06658IntroDesignates the second Monday in July each year as a public holiday, to be known as Abolition Commemoration Day.
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2020-01-08
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NYS04006IntroProvides for the types of damages that may be awarded to the persons for whose benefit an action for wrongful death is brought i.e. grief and anguish; loss of love, society, protection, comfort, companionship and consortium; reasonable funeral expens...
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2020-01-08
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NYS01168IntroProvides for initiative; empowers the electors with the ability to propose statutes and amendments to the constitution.
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2020-01-08
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NYS04238IntroProvides that for settlements that require a court order, the order, or the judgment in a special proceeding, shall provide for the payment of interest on the settlement amount at the statutory interest rate on judgments.
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2020-01-08
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NYS06117IntroRelates to name changes upon marriage.
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2020-01-08
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NYS06873IntroAuthorizes the towns of Lorraine and Worth in Jefferson county to elect a single town justice to preside in the town courts of both towns.
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2020-01-08
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NYS05434IntroRelates to expanding the right to assistance of counsel to include respondents in guardianship proceedings and kinship caregivers in custody and guardianship proceedings.
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2020-01-08
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NYS06168EngrossRelates to agreements and stipulations of child support; explains when sections of an agreement, stipulation or court order shall be deemed void and the hearing process that shall determine such.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02337IntroRequires certain information to be provided on a real property transfer form; requires limited liability companies to provide certain information when purchasing real property.
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2020-01-08
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NYS06138IntroRelates to eligibility requirements to run for the office of president of the United States; upon declaration of intention to run for the office of president of the United States, an individual who is currently holding office at the state or local le...
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2020-01-08
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NYS06810IntroRelates to the statute of limitations for civil actions related to certain sexual offenses committed against a person eighteen years of age or older, revives such actions otherwise barred by the existing statute of limitations and grants trial prefer...
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2020-01-08
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NYS05407IntroRelates to licensing tenant screening bureaus; provides that no person shall act as a tenant screening bureau without first obtaining a license from the department of state.
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2020-01-08
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NYS02031IntroRemoves constitutional provision that the lieutenant-governor shall act as governor when the governor is absent from the state; also provides likewise for the case in which the lieutenant-governor is absent from the state and the case in which the te...
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2020-01-08
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NYS02804IntroRelates to rental-purchase agreement forms including requirements for font size and how to calculate late charges.
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2020-01-08
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