Bill Text: NY S00482 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Amended

Bill Title: Provides 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.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-26 - ADVANCED TO THIRD READING [S00482 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S00482-Amended.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                     January 9, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Judiciary  --  committee
          discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
          to said committee
        AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to limited
          liability of persons jointly liable
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 1602 of the civil practice law and rules is amended
     2  by adding a new subdivision 14 to read as follows:
     3    14. not apply to any person who owns, manages, and/or controls proper-
     4  ty who is held liable for failing to provide  security  as  required  by
     5  law, rule or regulation.
     6    §  2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to causes
     7  of action commenced or pending on or after such date.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.