S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
S. 5302 A. 7868
2009-2010 Regular Sessions
S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y
April 27, 2009
IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. WINNER -- read twice and ordered print-
ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes
IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. O'MARA -- read once and referred
to the Committee on Codes
AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to granting
peace officer status to animal control officers employed by the county
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 2.10 of the criminal procedure law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 83 to read as follows:
83. ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS EMPLOYED BY THE COUNTY OF SCHUYLER;
PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT NOTHING IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL BE DEEMED TO
AUTHORIZE SUCH INDIVIDUALS TO CARRY, POSSESS, REPAIR OR DISPOSE OF A
FIREARM UNLESS THE APPROPRIATE LICENSE THEREFOR HAS BEEN ISSUED PURSUANT
TO SECTION 400.00 OF THE PENAL LAW.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.