senate Bill S2765

Vetoed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to a report on the capacity and staffing of the state prison system

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A3582 -


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 19, 2011 tabled
Aug 17, 2011 vetoed memo.34
Aug 05, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1302
substituted for s2765
Jun 16, 2011 substituted by a3582
ordered to third reading cal.1302
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 07, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Feb 01, 2011 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Jun 16, 2011 - Rules committee Vote

S2765
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 7, 2011 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S2765
10
0
committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Jun 7, 2011

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S2765 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3582
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง29 & 79-a, Cor L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8022, A11330A

S2765 - Summary

Requires certain reports to be provided to the legislature regarding correctional facilities, especially evaluating the capacity and staffing of the state prison system.

S2765 - Sponsor Memo

S2765 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2765

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HASSELL-THOMPSON -- 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 correction law, in relation to requiring certain
  reports to the legislature regarding correctional facilities

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  4  of  section  29 of the correction law, as
amended by section 1 of part R of chapter 56 of the  laws  of  2005,  is
amended to read as follows:
  4.  [The] ON OR BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF FEBRUARY, TWO THOUSAND TWELVE,
AND EVERY YEAR  THEREAFTER,  THE  commissioner  [of  the  department  of
correctional  services] shall provide [an annual] A COMPREHENSIVE report
to  the  legislature  [on  the  staffing  of  correction  officers   and
correction sergeants in state correctional facilities. Such report shall
include,  but  not  be  limited  to the following factors: the number of
security posts on the current plot plan for each facility that have been
closed on a daily basis, by correctional facility  security  classifica-
tion  (minimum,  medium  and  maximum); the number of security positions
eliminated by correctional facility since two thousand compared  to  the
number  of  inmates  incarcerated  in each such facility; a breakdown by
correctional facility  security  classification  (minimum,  medium,  and
maximum)  of the staff hours of overtime worked, by year since two thou-
sand and the annual aggregate costs related to this overtime.  In  addi-
tion,  such report shall be delineated by correctional facility security
classification, the annual number of security positions eliminated,  the
number  of closed posts and amount of staff hours of overtime accrued as
well as the overall overtime expenditures that resulted] EVALUATING  THE
CAPACITY  AND STAFFING OF THE STATE PRISON SYSTEM.  Such report shall be
provided to the TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, THE  SPEAKER  OF  THE
ASSEMBLY,  THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE SENATE, THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04698-01-1

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