N.Y. Public Buildings Law Section 146
Prohibit symbols of hate


The state of New York shall not sell or display any symbols of hate or any similar image, or tangible personal property, inscribed with such an image unless the image appears in a book, digital medium, museum, or otherwise serves an educational or historical purpose.


For the purposes of this section, the term “symbols of hate” shall include, but not be limited to, symbols of white supremacy, neo-Nazi ideology or the Battle Flag of the Confederacy.

Source: Section 146 — Prohibit symbols of hate, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/PBB/146 (updated Dec. 18, 2020; accessed Nov. 25, 2023).

Nov. 25, 2023

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Dec. 18, 2020

§ 146’s source at nysenate​.gov

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