Bill Text: NY A05614 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Exempts parties liable for failure to obey or enforce certain child protective, domestic relations, or domestic violence orders of protection or temporary orders of protection from limited liability provisions pertaining to non-economic loss and providing for limitation of joint liability.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-14 - referred to codes [A05614 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A05614-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          5614
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 14, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by  M. of A. WEINSTEIN, JAFFEE, PERRY, ZEBROWSKI, SEAWRIGHT,
          M. G. MILLER, PAULIN, TITUS, BICHOTTE, BRONSON, TAYLOR --  Multi-Spon-
          sored  by  -- M. of A. FAHY, GLICK, SIMON -- read once and referred to
          the Committee on Codes
        AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to exempt-
          ing parties liable for failure to obey or enforce  certain  orders  of
          protection  or  temporary orders of protection in domestic violence or
          domestic relations matters from the provisions of article  sixteen  of
          such law, entitled "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 party held liable for  claims  arising  from  the
     4  failure  to  obey  or  enforce (a) an order of protection or a temporary
     5  order of protection issued or modified pursuant to article  four,  five,
     6  six,  seven, eight or ten of the family court act, section 530.12 of the
     7  criminal procedure law, section two hundred forty or two hundred  fifty-
     8  two  of  the  domestic  relations  law, or (b) an order of protection or
     9  temporary order of protection issued or modified by a court of competent
    10  jurisdiction in another state, territorial or tribal jurisdiction.
    11    § 2. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
    12  have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD00887-01-9
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