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
January 5, 2011
Introduced by Sens. MARCELLINO, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and
ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs
AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing the crime of
terrorism recruitment, a class C felony
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 490.60 to
read as follows:
S 490.60 TERRORISM RECRUITMENT.
A PERSON IS GUILTY OF TERRORISM RECRUITMENT WHEN, WITH INTENT THAT
ANOTHER PERSON ENGAGE IN CONDUCT CONSTITUTING ANY CRIME SET FORTH IN
THIS ARTICLE, HE OR SHE RECRUITS, SOLICITS, REQUESTS, COMMANDS, IMPOR-
TUNES OR OTHERWISE ATTEMPTS TO CAUSE SUCH OTHER PERSON TO ENGAGE IN SUCH
TERRORISM RECRUITMENT IS A CLASS C FELONY.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.