New York NIL Law for NCAA

On March 22, 2021, New York introduced a Name, Image, Likeness (NIL) law for their colleges and institutions. Although the bill has not successfully made its way through the House & the Senate, nor has it received Governor approval, it has a tentative effective date of January 1, 2022. If passed, Senate Bill 5891C will allow intercollegiate student-athletes the ability to earn compensation for the use of their NIL.

BILL STATUS: Bill Intruduced
EFFECTIVE DATE: 01/01/2022
NCAA INSTITUTIONS: 99
ESTIMATED NCAA ATHLETES: 29,700
HIGH SCHOOL NIL LEGISLATION: Yes

Last Updated 08/22/22