senate Bill S1966A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires notification to victims upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of a crime against a member of the same family or household

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 12, 2012 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1180
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 07, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 14, 2011 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1204
Jun 13, 2011 committee discharged and committed to rules
May 24, 2011 print number 1966a
amend and recommit to finance
May 03, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Jan 14, 2011 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Jun 12, 2012 - Rules committee Vote

S1966A
20
1
committee
20
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 7, 2012 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S1966A
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Mar 7, 2012

aye wr (1)

Jun 14, 2011 - Rules committee Vote

S1966A
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 3, 2011 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S1966
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

Original
A (Active)
Original
A (Active)

Co-Sponsors

S1966 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9656
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §259-c, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S600

S1966 - Summary

Requires the state board of parole to provide notification to victims upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of a crime against a member of the same family or household.

S1966 - Sponsor Memo

S1966 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1966

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. MARCELLINO, GOLDEN, JOHNSON, LARKIN, MAZIARZ -- 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,  in  relation  to  notification  of
  certain persons upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of
  a crime against a member of the same family or household

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.  Subdivision 2 of section 259-c of the  executive  law,  as
amended  by  section  7  of part E of chapter 62 of the laws of 2003, is
amended to read as follows:
  2. have the power and duty of determining the conditions of release of
the person who may be presumptively released, conditionally released  or
subject  to  a period of post-release supervision under an indeterminate
or determinate sentence of imprisonment. WHERE AN INMATE  TO  BE  CONDI-
TIONALLY  RELEASED  WAS  CONVICTED OF A CRIME AND THE VICTIM IS OR WAS A
MEMBER OF THE SAME FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD AS THE INMATE  IT  SHALL  BE  THE
DUTY  OF  THE BOARD AT LEAST ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE RELEASE TO NOTIFY THE
VICTIM OR VICTIMS OF SUCH OFFENSE, UNLESS THE VICTIM REFUSES OR  HIS  OR
HER  WHEREABOUTS  ARE  UNKNOWN, THAT THE INMATE IS BEING RELEASED AND OF
THE CONDITIONS OF SUCH RELEASE.  SUCH  NOTIFICATION  SHALL  BE  SENT  BY
CERTIFIED  MAIL TO THE LAST KNOWN ADDRESS OF THE VICTIM OR VICTIMS. WHEN
SUCH ADDRESS IS A SHELTER FOR VICTIMS OF  DOMESTIC  ABUSE  NOTICE  SHALL
ALSO  BE  GIVEN  TO  THE  DIRECTOR OR ADMINISTRATOR OF SUCH SHELTER. FOR
PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, "MEMBERS OF THE SAME FAMILY OR  HOUSEHOLD"
SHALL MEAN THE FOLLOWING:
  (A) PERSONS RELATED BY CONSANGUINITY OR AFFINITY;
  (B) PERSONS LEGALLY MARRIED TO ONE ANOTHER;
  (C) PERSONS FORMERLY MARRIED TO ONE ANOTHER;
  (D)  PERSONS  WHO  HAVE  A CHILD IN COMMON, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH
PERSONS HAVE BEEN MARRIED OR HAVE LIVED TOGETHER AT ANY TIME;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04407-01-1

Co-Sponsors

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S1966A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9656
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §259-c, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S600

S1966A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the state board of parole to provide notification to victims upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of a crime against a member of the same family or household.

S1966A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1966A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1966--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. MARCELLINO, GOLDEN, JOHNSON, LARKIN, MAZIARZ -- read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction -- reported favorably
  from said committee and committed  to  the  Committee  on  Finance  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the  executive  law,  in  relation  to  notification  of
  certain persons upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of
  a crime against a member of the same family or household

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.  Subdivision 2 of section 259-c of the  executive  law,  as
amended by section 38-b of subpart A of part C of chapter 62 of the laws
of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  2. have the power and duty of determining the conditions of release of
the  person who may be presumptively released, conditionally released or
subject to a period of post-release supervision under  an  indeterminate
or  determinate  sentence  of imprisonment. WHERE AN INMATE TO BE CONDI-
TIONALLY RELEASED WAS CONVICTED OF A CRIME AND THE VICTIM IS  OR  WAS  A
MEMBER  OF  THE  SAME  FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD AS THE INMATE IT SHALL BE THE
DUTY OF THE BOARD AT LEAST ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE RELEASE TO  NOTIFY  THE
VICTIM  OR  VICTIMS OF SUCH OFFENSE, UNLESS THE VICTIM REFUSES OR HIS OR
HER WHEREABOUTS ARE UNKNOWN, THAT THE INMATE IS BEING  RELEASED  AND  OF
THE CONDITIONS OF SUCH RELEASE. SUCH NOTIFICATION SHALL BE SENT BY ELEC-
TRONIC MAIL WHEN THE ELECTRONIC MAIL ADDRESS OF THE VICTIM OR VICTIMS IS
AVAILABLE,  AND  WHEN  IT  IS  NOT,  BY CERTIFIED MAIL TO THE LAST KNOWN
ADDRESS OF THE VICTIM OR VICTIMS. WHEN SUCH ADDRESS  IS  A  SHELTER  FOR
VICTIMS  OF DOMESTIC ABUSE NOTICE SHALL ALSO BE GIVEN TO THE DIRECTOR OR
ADMINISTRATOR  OF  SUCH  SHELTER.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,
"MEMBERS OF THE SAME FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD" SHALL MEAN THE FOLLOWING:
  (A) PERSONS RELATED BY CONSANGUINITY OR AFFINITY;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04407-02-1

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