senate Bill S4629

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Establishes the crime of aggravated harassment of police officers, peace officers, court officers, emergency medical technicians or paramedics

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2010 referred to codes
Apr 27, 2009 referred to codes

S4629 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง240.33, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S464
2013-2014: S5307

S4629 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the crime of aggravated harassment of police officers, peace officers, court officers, emergency medical technicians or paramedics; provides that such crime is a class E felony.

S4629 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4629 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4629

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 27, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- 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 establishing the crime  of
  aggravated  harassment of police officers, peace officers, court offi-
  cers, emergency medical technicians or paramedics

  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 240.33 to
read as follows:
S 240.33 AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT OF A POLICE OFFICER, PEACE OFFICER, COURT
          OFFICER, EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN OR PARAMEDIC.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT OF A POLICE OFFICER, PEACE
OFFICER, COURT OFFICER, EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN OR  PARAMEDIC  WHEN
WITH  INTENT  TO HARASS, ANNOY, THREATEN, HARM OR ALARM A PERSON WHOM HE
OR SHE KNOWS OR REASONABLY SHOULD KNOW TO BE A POLICE OFFICER,  A  PEACE
OFFICER,  COURT  OFFICER,  EMERGENCY  MEDICAL  TECHNICIAN  OR  PARAMEDIC
ENGAGED IN THE COURSE OF PERFORMING HIS OR HER OFFICIAL  DUTIES,  HE  OR
SHE  CAUSES  THE POLICE OFFICER, PEACE OFFICER, COURT OFFICER, EMERGENCY
MEDICAL TECHNICIAN OR PARAMEDIC TO COME INTO CONTACT WITH BLOOD, SEMINAL
FLUID, SALIVA, URINE OR FECES, BY THROWING, TOSSING  OR  EXPELLING  SUCH
FLUID OR MATERIAL.
  AGGRAVATED  HARASSMENT OF A POLICE OFFICER, PEACE OFFICER, COURT OFFI-
CER, EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN OR PARAMEDIC IS A CLASS E 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.
                                                           LBD11220-01-9

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