|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2010||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
|Jan 07, 2009||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S425
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Crime Victims, Crime And Correction Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S425 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Executive Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §259-i, Exec L
S425 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S425 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the executive law, in relation to the time in which reconsideration for parole shall be determined PURPOSE : This bill would extend the number of months from twenty-four to sixty as the time within which the parole board must set for reconsideration of a denied application for parole. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1 of this bill amends Section 259-i(2)(a)(i) of the executive law by providing that should parole be denied, the board shall specify a date not more than sixty months from such determination for reconsideration. This section of law is subject to expiration and reversion pursuant to §74(d) of Chapter 3 of the Laws of 1995, and the proposed amendment is set to also be subject to such expiration and reversion. Section 2 of the bill makes similar changes to Section 259-i(2)(a) of the executive law which are scheduled to take effect when the
S425 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 425 A. 1188 2009-2010 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y (PREFILED) January 7, 2009 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Correction AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to the time in which reconsideration for parole shall be determined THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph (i) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 259-i of the executive law, as separately amended by section 11 of part E and section 9 of part F of chapter 62 of the laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows: (i) Except as provided in subparagraph (ii) of this paragraph, at least one month prior to the date on which an inmate may be paroled pursuant to subdivision one of section 70.40 of the penal law, a member or members as determined by the rules of the board shall personally interview such inmate and determine whether he should be paroled in accordance with the guidelines adopted pursuant to subdivision four of section two hundred fifty-nine-c of this article. If parole is not granted upon such review, the inmate shall be informed in writing within two weeks of such appearance of the factors and reasons for such denial of parole. Such reasons shall be given in detail and not in conclusory terms. The board shall specify a date not more than [twenty-four] SIXTY months from such determination for reconsideration, and the procedures to be followed upon reconsideration shall be the same. If the inmate is released, he shall be given a copy of the conditions of parole. Such conditions shall where appropriate, include a requirement that the paro- lee comply with any restitution order, mandatory surcharge, sex offender EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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