S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
March 17, 2011
Introduced by Sens. ZELDIN, JOHNSON -- read twice and ordered printed,
and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes
AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to granting
uniformed members of the bureau of fire prevention of the town of
Islip peace officer status
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. UNIFORMED MEMBERS OF THE BUREAU OF FIRE PREVENTION OF THE TOWN OF
ISLIP, WHEN ACTING PURSUANT TO THEIR SPECIAL DUTIES IN MATTERS ARISING
UNDER LAWS RELATING TO FIRES, THE EXTINGUISHMENT THEREOF AND FIRE
PERILS; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT NOTHING IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL BE
DEEMED TO AUTHORIZE SUCH MEMBERS TO CARRY, POSSESS, REPAIR OR DISPOSE OF
A FIREARM UNLESS THE APPROPRIATE LICENSE THEREFOR HAS BEEN ISSUED PURSU-
ANT 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.