Bill Sponsors: NY S02904 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Bill 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.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-04-17 - PRINT NUMBER 2904A [S02904 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Senator James Sanders [D]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-010FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Kevin Parker [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-006AFollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Luis Sepulveda [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-032FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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