NY A02681 | 2021-2022 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 59-2)
Status: Introduced on January 19 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-30 - reported referred to ways and means
Pending: Assembly Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Summary

Prevents occupational exposure to an airborne infectious disease by implementing a model infectious disease exposure prevention standard and requiring employers to implement such model or a similar plan; provides that where an action brought by an employee under the provisions of this section, or a defense, counterclaim, or crossclaim brought by an employer in response thereto, is found upon judgment to be completely without merit in law and undertaken primarily to harass or maliciously injure another, the court may in its discretion impose sanctions against the attorney or party who brought such action, defense, counterclaim or crossclaim; makes related provisions.

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Title

Prevents occupational exposure to an airborne infectious disease by implementing a model infectious disease exposure prevention standard and requiring employers to implement such model or a similar plan; provides that where an action brought by an employee under the provisions of this section, or a defense, counterclaim, or crossclaim brought by an employer in response thereto, is found upon judgment to be completely without merit in law and undertaken primarily to harass or maliciously injure another, the court may in its discretion impose sanctions against the attorney or party who brought such action, defense, counterclaim or crossclaim; makes related provisions.

Sponsors

Asm. Karines Reyes [D]Asm. Donna Lupardo [D]Asm. Carmen De La Rosa [D]Asm. Linda Rosenthal [D]
Asm. Nily Rozic [D]Asm. Richard Gottfried [D]Asm. Christopher Burdick [D]Asm. Rebecca Seawright [D]
Asm. Charles Barron [D]Asm. Jose Rivera [D]Asm. Michael Montesano [R]Asm. Steven Englebright [D]
Asm. Jonathan Jacobson [D]Asm. Alfred Taylor [D]Asm. Stefani Zinerman [D]Asm. Nick Perry [D]
Asm. Demond Meeks [D]Asm. Sarah Clark [D]Asm. Jennifer Lunsford [D]Asm. Jessica Gonzalez-Rojas [D]
Asm. Jeffrey Dinowitz [D]Asm. Zohran Kwame Mamdani [D]Asm. Jo Simon [D]Asm. Andrew Hevesi [D]
Asm. Inez Dickens [D]Asm. Chantel Jackson [D]Asm. Emily Gallagher [D]Asm. Nathalia Fernandez [D]
Asm. William Colton [D]Asm. Jenifer Rajkumar [D]Asm. Harvey Epstein [D]Asm. Gina Sillitti [D]
Asm. Daniel Rosenthal [D]Asm. Robert Carroll [D]Asm. Marcela Mitaynes [D]Asm. Stacey Pheffer Amato [D]
Asm. Dan Quart [D]Asm. Harry Bronson [D]Asm. Catherine Nolan [D]Asm. Phara Souffrant Forrest [D]
Asm. Charles Lavine [D]Asm. Robert Rodriguez [D]Asm. Michael Benedetto [D]Asm. Peter Abbate [D]
Asm. Fred Thiele [D]Asm. Khaleel Anderson [D]Asm. Daniel O'Donnell [D]Asm. Brian Barnwell [D]
Asm. Kenneth Burgos [D]Asm. Catalina Cruz [D]Asm. Amanda Septimo [D]Asm. Yuh-line Niou [D]
Asm. Victor Pichardo [D]Asm. Michael Durso [R]Asm. Steven Cymbrowitz [D]Asm. Monica Wallace [D]
Asm. Ron Kim [D]Asm. Steven Otis [D]Asm. Pamela Hunter [D]Asm. Phillip Steck [D]
Asm. Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn [D]

Roll Calls

2021-03-30 - Assembly - Assembly Codes Committee: Favorable refer to committee Ways and Means (Y: 16 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-03-16 - Assembly - Assembly Labor Committee: Favorable refer to committee Codes (Y: 23 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-30Assemblyreported referred to ways and means
2021-03-26Assemblyprint number 2681b
2021-03-26Assemblyamend and recommit to codes
2021-03-16Assemblyreported referred to codes
2021-02-24Assemblyprint number 2681a
2021-02-24Assemblyamend and recommit to labor
2021-01-19Assemblyreferred to labor

Same As/Similar To

S01034 (Same As) 2021-03-01 - referred to labor

New York State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttps://www.nysenate.gov/legislation/bills/2021/A2681
Texthttps://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A02681&term=2021&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#A02681
Texthttps://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A02681&term=2021&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#A02681A
Texthttps://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A02681&term=2021&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#A02681B
Roll Callhttps://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A02681&term=2021&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#AC1
Roll Callhttps://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A02681&term=2021&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#AC2

Bill Comments

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