senate Bill S2377A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes peace officers designated by the superintendent of insurance/financial services to execute arrest and search warrants

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
May 07, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2012 1st report cal.661
Apr 11, 2012 print number 2377b
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Mar 20, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
May 24, 2011 reported and committed to finance
May 12, 2011 print number 2377a
amend (t) and recommit to codes
Jan 19, 2011 referred to codes

Votes

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May 1, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S2377B
18
8
committee
18
Aye
8
Nay
8
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 20, 2012 - Codes committee Vote

S2377A
10
4
committee
10
Aye
4
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Mar 20, 2012

May 24, 2011 - Codes committee Vote

S2377A
11
2
committee
11
Aye
2
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: May 24, 2011

nay (2)

Bill Amendments

Original
A
B (Active)
Original
A
B (Active)

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S2377 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§120.10, 120.50 & 690.25, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3054

S2377 - Summary

Authorizes peace officers designated by the superintendent of insurance/financial services to execute arrest warrants and search warrants.

S2377 - Sponsor Memo

S2377 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2377

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD, LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation  to  authorizing
  peace  officers  designated  by  the  superintendent  of  insurance to
  execute arrest warrants and search warrants

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

  Section 1. Section 120.10 of the criminal procedure law, as amended by
chapter 424 of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows:
S 120.10 Warrant of arrest; definition, function, form and content.
  1.  A  warrant of arrest is a process issued by a local criminal court
directing a police officer OR A PEACE OFFICER DESIGNATED BY  THE  SUPER-
INTENDENT OF INSURANCE to arrest a defendant designated in an accusatory
instrument  filed  with such court and to bring him before such court in
connection with such instrument. The  sole  function  of  a  warrant  of
arrest is to achieve a defendant's court appearance in a criminal action
for  the  purpose of arraignment upon the accusatory instrument by which
such action was commenced.
  2. A warrant of arrest must be subscribed by  the  issuing  judge  and
must  state  or  contain  (a) the name of the issuing court, and (b) the
date of issuance of the warrant, and (c) the name or title of an offense
charged in the underlying accusatory instrument, and (d) the name of the
defendant to be arrested or, if such be unknown, any name or description
by which he can be identified with reasonable  certainty,  and  (e)  the
police  officer  or  officers OR PEACE OFFICERS DESIGNATED BY THE SUPER-
INTENDENT OF INSURANCE to whom the  warrant  is  addressed,  and  (f)  a
direction  that  such  officer arrest the defendant and bring him before
the issuing court.
  3. A warrant of arrest may be addressed to a classification of  police
officers,  or  to  two  or more classifications thereof, as well as to a
designated individual police officer or officers, AS WELL  AS  TO  PEACE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05752-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S2377A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§120.10, 120.50 & 690.25, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3054

S2377A - Summary

Authorizes peace officers designated by the superintendent of insurance/financial services to execute arrest warrants and search warrants.

S2377A - Sponsor Memo

S2377A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2377--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD, LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes --  commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation  to  authorizing
  peace  officers  designated to investigate insurance frauds to execute
  arrest warrants and search warrants and repealing  certain  provisions
  of such law relating thereto

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision 1 of section 2.20 of  the  criminal  procedure
law is amended by adding a new paragraph (k) to read as follows:
  (K) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, EMPLOYEES OF
THE INSURANCE FRAUDS BUREAU OF THE DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE DESIGNATED AS
PEACE  OFFICERS  BY THE SUPERINTENDENT OF INSURANCE SHALL HAVE THE POWER
TO (I) APPLY FOR AND EXECUTE WARRANTS OF ARREST AS SET FORTH IN  ARTICLE
ONE  HUNDRED  TWENTY  OF  THIS  CHAPTER,  AND (II) APPLY FOR AND EXECUTE
SEARCH WARRANTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE SIX HUNDRED  NINETY  OF  THIS
CHAPTER, WHENEVER ACTING PURSUANT TO THEIR SPECIAL DUTIES.
  S  2.  Paragraph  (k) of subdivision 1 of section 2.20 of the criminal
procedure law, as added by section one of this act, is  REPEALED  and  a
new paragraph (k) is added to read as follows:
  (K) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, EMPLOYEES OF
THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES DESIGNATED AS PEACE OFFICERS BY THE
SUPERINTENDENT  OF  FINANCIAL SERVICES SHALL HAVE THE POWER TO (I) APPLY
FOR AND EXECUTE WARRANTS OF ARREST AS SET FORTH IN ARTICLE  ONE  HUNDRED
TWENTY  OF  THIS CHAPTER, AND (II) APPLY FOR AND EXECUTE SEARCH WARRANTS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE SIX HUNDRED NINETY OF THIS CHAPTER,  WHENEVER
ACTING PURSUANT TO THEIR SPECIAL DUTIES.
  S  3.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law; provided however that section two of this  act  shall
take effect on the same date and in the same manner as section 1 of part
A of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011, takes effect.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

S2377B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§120.10, 120.50 & 690.25, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3054

S2377B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes peace officers designated by the superintendent of insurance/financial services to execute arrest warrants and search warrants.

S2377B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2377B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2377--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD,  LARKIN, FARLEY, GRIFFO -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Codes  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted  to  said  committee  --  recommitted  to  the
  Committee  on  Codes  in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6, sec. 8 --
  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 criminal procedure law, in relation to authorizing
  peace officers designated to investigate insurance frauds  to  execute
  arrest warrants and search warrants

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision 1 of section 2.20 of  the  criminal  procedure
law is amended by adding a new paragraph (k) to read as follows:
  (K) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, EMPLOYEES OF
THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES DESIGNATED AS PEACE OFFICERS BY THE
SUPERINTENDENT  OF  FINANCIAL SERVICES SHALL HAVE THE POWER TO (I) APPLY
FOR AND EXECUTE WARRANTS OF ARREST AS SET FORTH IN ARTICLE  ONE  HUNDRED
TWENTY  OF  THIS CHAPTER, AND (II) APPLY FOR AND EXECUTE SEARCH WARRANTS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE SIX HUNDRED NINETY OF THIS CHAPTER,  WHENEVER
ACTING PURSUANT TO THEIR SPECIAL DUTIES.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05752-04-2

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