NY S04006 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 25-10)
Status: Introduced on February 25 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-30 - REPORTED AND COMMITTED TO FINANCE
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Provides for the types of damages that may be awarded to the persons for whose benefit an action for wrongful death is brought i.e. grief and anguish; loss of love, society, protection, comfort, companionship and consortium; reasonable funeral expenses; reasonable expenses for medical care, treatment etc. prior to death; pecuniary injuries due to loss of services, support, inheritance; and loss of nurture, guidance or education.

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Title

Provides for the types of damages that may be awarded to the persons for whose benefit an action for wrongful death is brought i.e. grief and anguish; loss of love, society, protection, comfort, companionship and consortium; reasonable funeral expenses; reasonable expenses for medical care, treatment etc. prior to death; pecuniary injuries due to loss of services, support, inheritance; and loss of nurture, guidance or education.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-05-30 - Senate - Senate Judiciary Committee Vote (Y: 13 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-30SenateREPORTED AND COMMITTED TO FINANCE
2019-02-25SenateREFERRED TO JUDICIARY

Same As/Similar To

A05612 (Same As) 2019-06-04 - reported referred to rules

New York State Sources


Bill Comments

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