S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
May 2, 2012
Introduced by Sen. GALLIVAN -- 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 designating
certain persons appointed by a county sheriff's office as peace offi-
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. PERSONS APPOINTED BY A COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE, OUTSIDE OF NEW
YORK CITY, WHEN ACTING PURSUANT TO THEIR SPECIAL DUTIES SERVING AS
UNIFORMED DEPUTIES WORKING IN A SPECIALIZED FUNCTION INCLUDING BUT NOT
LIMITED TO MOUNTED PATROL, MARINE PATROL, SNOWMOBILE PATROL, ATV PATROL,
FORENSIC, SCIENTIFIC, OR AVIATION. SUCH PERSONS MUST HAVE SUCCESSFULLY
COMPLETED PEACE OFFICER TRAINING PURSUANT TO SECTION 2.30 OF THIS ARTI-
CLE. NOTHING IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL BE DEEMED TO AUTHORIZE SUCH OFFI-
CER OR AGENT 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.