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|Jan 04, 2012||referred to codes|
|Feb 03, 2011||referred to codes|
senate Bill S2943
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
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- Delivered to Governor
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S2943 - Details
S2943 - Summary
Exempts crimes of making graffiti and possession of graffiti instruments from youthful offender procedure after defendant is found guilty of such a charge.
S2943 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2943 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to youthful offender procedure PURPOSE: This bill would exempt the crimes of making graffiti and possession of graffiti instruments from the youthful offender procedure after defendant is found guilty of such a charge. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends Section 720.35 of the Criminal Procedure Law by adding a new subdivision 5. Whenever a person is adjudicated a youthful offender and the conviction that was vacated and replaced by the youthful offender finding was either making graffiti in violation of section 145.60 of the penal law or possession of graffiti in violation of section 145.60 of the penal law, then the name of the youthful offender and the crime for which the youthful offender and the crime for which the youthful offender finding was substituted shall not be confidential and may be available to any person or public or private agency. Section two states that this act shall take effect on the first of November next succeeding the date on which it shall have become a law.
S2943 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2943 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 youthful offender procedure THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 720.35 of the criminal procedure law is amended by adding a new subdivision 5 to read as follows: 5. NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION, WHENEVER A PERSON IS ADJUDICATED A YOUTHFUL OFFENDER AND THE CONVICTION THAT WAS VACATED AND REPLACED BY THE YOUTHFUL OFFENDER FINDING WAS EITHER MAKING GRAFFITI IN VIOLATION OF SECTION 145.60 OF THE PENAL LAW OR POSSESSION OF GRAFFITI INSTRUMENTS IN VIOLATION OF SECTION 145.65 OF THE PENAL LAW, THEN THE NAME OF THE YOUTHFUL OFFENDER AND THE CRIME FOR WHICH THE YOUTHFUL OFFENDER FINDING WAS SUBSTITUTED SHALL NOT BE CONFI- DENTIAL AND MAY BE MADE AVAILABLE TO ANY PERSON OR PUBLIC OR PRIVATE AGENCY. 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. LBD03077-01-1
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