S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
March 28, 2012
Introduced by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- (at request of the Department of
Corrections and Community Supervision) -- read twice and ordered
printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes
AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to the definition of danger-
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 205.00 of the penal law is amended
to read as follows:
4. "Dangerous contraband" means contraband which is capable of such
use as may endanger the safety or security of a detention facility or
any person therein, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, A GUN,
KNIFE, CELL PHONE OR OTHER WIRELESS COMMUNICATION DEVICE, LAPTOP COMPUT-
ER, DEVICE WITH GLOBAL POSITION CAPABILITIES, MAP, CAMERA OR EXPLOSIVE.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.