Bill Text: NY A06047 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Provides for service of subpoena and delivery of records.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Passed) 2018-08-24 - signed chap.218 [A06047 Detail]

Download: New_York-2017-A06047-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 22, 2017
        Introduced by M. of A. TITONE, WEINSTEIN -- (at request of the Office of
          Court  Administration)  --  read once and referred to the Committee on
        AN ACT to amend the civil practice law  and  rules,  in  relation  to  a
          subpoena of records for trial
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 2305 of the civil practice law and rules is amended
     2  by adding a new subdivision (d) to read as follows:
     3    (d) Subpoena duces tecum for a trial; service of subpoena and delivery
     4  for records. Where a trial subpoena directs service  of  the  subpoenaed
     5  documents  to  the  attorney  or  self-represented  party  at the return
     6  address set forth in the subpoena, a  copy  of  the  subpoena  shall  be
     7  served  upon  all  parties  simultaneously  and the party receiving such
     8  subpoenaed records, in any format, shall deliver a complete copy of such
     9  records in the same format to all opposing counsel and  self-represented
    10  parties where applicable, forthwith.
    11    §  2.  This act shall take effect immediately and apply to all actions
    12  pending on or after such effective date.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.