senate Bill S2141A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Prohibits the throwing, tossing, expectorating or expelling of saliva or other bodily secretion or excretion at or on an employee of a correctional facility

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 13, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 07, 2012 advanced to third reading
Feb 06, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 31, 2012 1st report cal.159
Jan 05, 2012 print number 2141a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 07, 2011 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 08, 2011 advanced to third reading
Feb 07, 2011 2nd report cal.
Feb 01, 2011 1st report cal.65
Jan 18, 2011 referred to codes

Votes

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Jan 31, 2012 - Codes committee Vote

S2141A
12
2
committee
12
Aye
2
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Jan 31, 2012

nay (2)
aye wr (1)
excused (1)

Feb 1, 2011 - Codes committee Vote

S2141
13
1
committee
13
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 1, 2011

nay (1)
aye wr (1)
excused (1)

Bill Amendments

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S2141 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A477A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §240.32, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7212, A744

S2141 - Summary

Prohibits the throwing, tossing, expectorating or expelling of saliva or other bodily secretion or excretion at or on an employee of a correctional facility; such conduct shall be aggravated harassment of an employee.

S2141 - Sponsor Memo

S2141 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2141

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to the aggravated  harassment
  of an employee by an inmate

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

  Section 1. The first undesignated paragraph of section 240.32  of  the
penal  law, as separately amended by chapters 422 and 441 of the laws of
2000, is amended to read as follows:
  An inmate or respondent is  guilty  of  aggravated  harassment  of  an
employee  by  an  inmate when, with intent to harass, annoy, threaten or
alarm a person in a facility whom he OR SHE knows or  reasonably  should
know to be an employee of such facility or the division of parole or the
office  of mental health, or a probation department, bureau or unit or a
police officer, he OR SHE causes or attempts to cause such  employee  to
come  into contact with blood, SALIVA, seminal fluid, urine or feces, OR
OTHER BODILY SECRETION OR EXCRETION OR THE CONTENTS OF A TOILET BOWL, by
throwing, tossing [or], EXPECTORATING, expelling OR PLACING  such  fluid
or material AT OR ON SUCH EMPLOYEE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01903-01-1

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S2141A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A477A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §240.32, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7212, A744

S2141A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the throwing, tossing, expectorating or expelling of saliva or other bodily secretion or excretion at or on an employee of a correctional facility; such conduct shall be aggravated harassment of an employee.

S2141A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2141A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2141--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. BONACIC, AVELLA, BALL, O'MARA, RITCHIE -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on  Codes  -- recommitted to the Committee on Codes in accordance with
  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to the aggravated harassment
  of an employee by an inmate

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

  Section  1.  The first undesignated paragraph of section 240.32 of the
penal law, as amended by section 127-p of subpart B of part C of chapter
62 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  An inmate or respondent is  guilty  of  aggravated  harassment  of  an
employee  by  an  inmate when, with intent to harass, annoy, threaten or
alarm a person in a facility whom he or she knows or  reasonably  should
know  to  be  an employee of such facility or the board of parole or the
office of mental health, or a probation department, bureau or unit or  a
police  officer,  he or she causes or attempts to cause such employee to
come into contact with blood, SALIVA, seminal fluid, urine or feces,  OR
OTHER BODILY SECRETION OR EXCRETION OR THE CONTENTS OF A TOILET BOWL, by
throwing,  tossing  [or], EXPECTORATING, expelling OR PLACING such fluid
or material AT OR ON SUCH EMPLOYEE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01903-02-2

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