senate Bill S425

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Increases from twenty-four to sixty months, the time for which reconsideration for parole shall be determined

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Crime Victims, Crime And Correction Committee

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Jan 06, 2010 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
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S425 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Crime Victims, Crime And Correction
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §259-i, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1861, A2081
2013-2014: S2486, A2774
2015-2016: S1483, A1680
2017-2018: S2997, A2350

S425 - Summary

Increases from twenty-four to sixty months, the time for which reconsideration for parole shall be determined.

S425 - Sponsor Memo

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


                             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


  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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