NY A08155 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on May 31 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-06-20 - ordered to third reading rules cal.564
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Summary

Establishes the right of publicity for both living and deceased individuals; provides that an individual's name, voice, signature and likeness is the personal property of the individual and is freely transferable and descendible; provides for the registration with the department of state of such rights of a deceased individual; and establishes a 1 year statute of limitations for commencing a cause of action for the violation of such right.

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Title

Establishes the right of publicity for both living and deceased individuals; provides that an individual's name, voice, signature and likeness is the personal property of the individual and is freely transferable and descendible; provides for the registration with the department of state of such rights of a deceased individual; and establishes a 1 year statute of limitations for commencing a cause of action for the violation of such right.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2017-06-20 - Assembly - Assembly Rules Committee: Favorable (Y: 27 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2017-06-19 - Assembly - Assembly Ways And Means Committee: Favorable refer to committee Rules (Y: 30 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-06-14 - Assembly - Assembly Codes Committee: Favorable refer to committee Ways and Means (Y: 17 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-06-07 - Assembly - Assembly Judiciary Committee: Favorable refer to committee Codes (Y: 17 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2017-06-20Assemblyordered to third reading rules cal.564
2017-06-20Assemblyrules report cal.564
2017-06-20Assemblyreported
2017-06-19Assemblyreported referred to rules
2017-06-14Assemblyprint number 8155a
2017-06-14Assemblyamend and recommit to ways and means
2017-06-14Assemblyreported referred to ways and means
2017-06-07Assemblyreported referred to codes
2017-05-31Assemblyreferred to judiciary

Same As/Similar To

S05857 (Same As) 2017-06-21 - COMMITTED TO RULES

New York State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttp://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A08155&term=2017&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y
Texthttp://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A08155&term=2017&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#A08155
Texthttp://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A08155&term=2017&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#A08155A
Roll Callhttp://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A08155&term=2017&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#AC1
Roll Callhttp://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A08155&term=2017&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#AC2
Roll Callhttp://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A08155&term=2017&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#AC3
Roll Callhttp://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A08155&term=2017&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Text=Y&Committee%26nbspVotes=Y&Floor%26nbspVotes=Y#AC4

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