|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 07, 2012||defeated in crime victims, crime and correction|
|Feb 21, 2012||notice of committee consideration - requested|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
|Jan 10, 2011||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S1508
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
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S1508 - Details
S1508 - Summary
Authorizes imposition of a sentence of conditional discharge pending the completion of a substance abuse treatment program licensed by the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services and approved by the division of probation and correctional alternatives for first or second conviction of certain controlled substance possession or marihuana possession offenses provided such offender has no prior violent felony convictions.
S1508 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1508 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to the offense of unauthorized use of a vehicle in third degree PURPOSE: This bill will adds that a person is guilty of unauthorized use of a vehicle in the third degree if he or she enters in or remains in a vehicle knowing that the owner has not given consent. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 165.05 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 413 of the laws of 1982, is amended to provide that a person is guilty of unauthorized use of a vehicle in the third degree if he or she enters in or remains in a vehicle knowing that the owner has not given consent. JUSTIFICATION: Incidents of unlawful vehicle entry is rising. Individuals search for unlocked vehicles and rummage for purses, wallets, or anything of value. Under current law, if law enforcement comes upon or is alerted to such a crime and nothing has been taken yet, the perpetrator cannot be accurately charged with unauthorized use of a vehicle in the third degree for simply entering or remaining
S1508 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1508 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 10, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MONTGOMERY, BRESLIN, DILAN, DUANE, HASSELL-THOMPSON, KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction AN ACT to amend the executive law, the criminal procedure law and the penal law, in relation to establishing substance abuse treatment alternatives for certain offenders THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 249-a to read as follows: S 249-A. SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS FOR CERTAIN OFFENDERS. 1. THE DIRECTOR SHALL ENTER INTO AGREEMENTS WITH RESIDENTIAL SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT PROGRAMS TO PROVIDE FOR THE CARE AND TREATMENT OF ELIGIBLE OFFENDERS SENTENCED PURSUANT TO SECTION 60.14 OF THE PENAL LAW. 2. SUCH PROGRAMS SHALL BE LICENSED BY THE OFFICE OF ALCOHOLISM AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES AND SHALL BE APPROVED BY THE DIVISION OF PROBATION AND CORRECTIONAL ALTERNATIVES. 3. UPON THE SATISFACTORY COMPLETION OF THE COURSE OF TREATMENT, THE ELIGIBLE OFFENDER SHALL HAVE THE COURT IMPOSED SENTENCE OF CONDITIONAL DISCHARGE TERMINATED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 410.90 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW. S 2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 3 of section 390.30 of the criminal procedure law, as added by chapter 14 of the laws of 1985, is amended to read as follows: (a) The report of the pre-sentence investigation must contain an anal- ysis of as much of the information gathered in the investigation as the agency that conducted the investigation deems relevant to the question of sentence. WHERE APPROPRIATE, THE REPORT SHALL INCLUDE A TREATMENT PLAN INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO A LISTING OF AVAILABLE LICENSED SUBSTANCE ABUSE PROGRAMS TO PROVIDE FOR THE CARE AND TREATMENT OF OFFEN- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06133-01-1
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