Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2010||
referred to governmental operations
|Jan 16, 2009||
referred to governmental operations
Assembly Bill A2499
2009-2010 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2009-A2499 (ACTIVE) - Details
2009-A2499 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2499 2009-2010 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 16, 2009 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. PRETLOW, ABBATE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to eligibility to receive awards from the crime victims board THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 631 of the executive law, as amended by chapter 74 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: 1. No award shall be made unless the board or board member, as the case may be, finds that (a) a crime was committed, (b) such crime directly resulted in personal physical injury to or the exacerbation of a preexisting disability, or condition, or death of, the victim, and (c) criminal justice agency records show that such crime was promptly reported to the proper authorities; and in no case may an award be made where the criminal justice agency records show that such report was made more than one week after the occurrence of such crime unless the board, for good cause shown, finds the delay to have been justified[; provided, however]. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION, in cases involving an alleged sex offense as contained in article one hundred thirty of the penal law or incest as defined in section 255.25, 255.26 or 255.27 of the penal law or labor trafficking as defined in section 135.35 of the penal law or sex trafficking as defined in section 230.34 of the penal law or an offense chargeable as a family offense as described in section eight hundred twelve of the family court act or section 530.11 of the criminal procedure law, the criminal justice agen- cy report need only be made within a reasonable time considering all the circumstances, including the victim's physical, emotional and mental condition and family situation. For the purposes of this subdivision, "criminal justice agency" shall include, but not be limited to, a police department, a district attorney's office, and any other governmental EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01706-01-9
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