Last-Minute Moves Give Life To NY Women's Workplace Bills

Law360, New York (June 19, 2013, 7:30 PM EDT) -- The New York State Legislature may vote omnibus women's equality legislation in small chunks, Gov. Cuomo said Wednesday, meaning pay equality and anti-workplace harassment laws could be updated even if state Senate lawmakers refuse to vote on a controversial abortion provision.

The Democratic governor, who has repeatedly demanded a vote in the New York State Senate on all of the provisions in his 10-point Women's Equality Act — including the repeal of criminal sanctions tied to some late-term abortions — said the new lay of the...
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