senate Bill S2939

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires individuals who have an order of protection issued against them to wear an electronic monitoring device

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S2939 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A889
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง530.15, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S515, A2599

S2939 - Summary

Requires individuals who have an order of protection issued against them to wear an electronic monitoring device.

S2939 - Sponsor Memo

S2939 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2939

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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  requiring
  certain individuals to wear electronic monitoring devices

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

  Section 1. The criminal procedure law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 530.15 to read as follows:
S 530.15 WEARING OF ELECTRONIC TAGGING DEVICES.
  1.  ANY  PERSON AGAINST WHOM AN ORDER OF PROTECTION IS ISSUED PURSUANT
TO THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE  REQUIRED  TO  WEAR  AN  ELECTRONIC  MONITORING
DEVICE.    FOR  PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "ELECTRONIC MONITORING DEVICE"
MEANS A DEVICE, WORN BY AN  INDIVIDUAL,  THAT  TRANSMITS  A  SIGNAL  AND
ENABLES  ANOTHER  PERSON OR ENTITY TO MONITOR, TRACK AND/OR PINPOINT THE
LOCATION OF THE INDIVIDUAL WEARING THE DEVICE THROUGH THE  RECEPTION  OF
THAT SIGNAL.
  2.  AN INDIVIDUAL MAY NOT TAMPER WITH HIS OR HER ELECTRONIC MONITORING
DEVICE IN ANY WAY, NOR MAY THEY ALLOW ANOTHER PERSON TO TAMPER WITH SUCH
DEVICE. ANY PERSON WHO TAMPERS  WITH  AN  ELECTRONIC  MONITORING  DEVICE
SHALL BE GUILTY OF A CLASS E FELONY.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to any
person against whom an order of protection has been issued on  or  after
the effective date of this act.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02727-01-1

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