senate Bill S3613

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to aggravated unlawful use of and the sale, delivery and transfer of body armor

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
Feb 28, 2011 referred to codes

S3613 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§270.21 & 270.22, amd §§70.25 & 10.00, Pen L; amd §995, add §100-a, Exec L; add §396-eee, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7020A

S3613 - Summary

Relates to aggravated unlawful use of and the sale, delivery and transfer of body vests.

S3613 - Sponsor Memo

S3613 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3613

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 28, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the penal law, the executive law and the  general  busi-
  ness  law,  in  relation  to  aggravated unlawful use of and the sale,
  delivery and transfer of body armor

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

  Section  1. The penal law is amended by adding two new sections 270.21
and 270.22 to read as follows:
S 270.21 AGGRAVATED UNLAWFUL WEARING OF BODY ARMOR IN THE SECOND DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF AGGRAVATED UNLAWFUL WEARING OF BODY ARMOR IN THE
SECOND DEGREE WHEN ACTING EITHER ALONE OR WITH ONE OR MORE OTHER PERSONS
HE COMMITS ANY VIOLENT FELONY OFFENSE DEFINED IN SECTION 70.02  OF  THIS
CHAPTER  WHILE  POSSESSING A FIREARM, RIFLE OR SHOTGUN AND IN THE COURSE
OF AND IN FURTHERANCE OF SUCH CRIME HE, WHILE WEARING BODY ARMOR COMMON-
LY KNOWN OR CLASSIFIED AS TYPE I, TYPE II-A OR TYPE II IN SUCH  STANDARD
CLASSIFICATION  SYSTEMS  AS  THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF JUSTICE STANDARDS
FOR BALLISTIC AND KNIFE RESISTANCE OF BODY ARMOR,  INJURES  OR  KILLS  A
POLICE OFFICER.
  AGGRAVATED  UNLAWFUL  WEARING  OF BODY ARMOR IN THE SECOND DEGREE IS A
CLASS D FELONY.
S 270.22 AGGRAVATED UNLAWFUL WEARING OF BODY ARMOR IN THE FIRST DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF AGGRAVATED UNLAWFUL WEARING OF BODY ARMOR IN THE
FIRST DEGREE WHEN ACTING EITHER ALONE OR WITH ONE OR MORE OTHER  PERSONS
HE  COMMITS  ANY VIOLENT FELONY OFFENSE DEFINED IN SECTION 70.02 OF THIS
CHAPTER WHILE POSSESSING A FIREARM, RIFLE OR SHOTGUN AND IN  THE  COURSE
OF AND IN FURTHERANCE OF SUCH CRIME HE, WHILE WEARING BODY ARMOR COMMON-
LY KNOWN OR CLASSIFIED AS TYPE III, TYPE III-A OR TYPE IV IN SUCH STAND-
ARD  CLASSIFICATION  SYSTEMS AS THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF JUSTICE STAND-
ARDS FOR BALLISTIC AND KNIFE RESISTANCE OF BODY ARMOR, INJURES OR  KILLS
A POLICE OFFICER.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07559-01-1

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