senate Bill S3804A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires each violator of "Buster's Law" to register his or her name and address with the division of criminal justice services

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2012 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1302
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 31, 2012 print number 3804a
amend and recommit to agriculture
Jan 04, 2012 referred to agriculture
Mar 04, 2011 referred to agriculture

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S3804 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1506A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §352, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A10998

S3804 - Summary

Requires each violator of "Buster's Law" to register his or her name and address with the division of criminal justice services.

S3804 - Sponsor Memo

S3804 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3804

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 4, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation  to  estab-
  lishing a registry for persons convicted of violating "Buster's Law"

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

  Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
section 352 to read as follows:
  S  352.  ANIMAL  CRUELTY  REGISTER.  ANY  PERSON WHO IS CONVICTED OF A
VIOLATION  OF  SECTION  THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-ONE   OR   THREE   HUNDRED
FIFTY-THREE-A  OF  THIS ARTICLE SHALL REGISTER WITH THE DEPARTMENT. SUCH
REGISTRATION SHALL BE MADE IN A MANNER AND FORM TO BE DETERMINED BY  THE
DEPARTMENT,  AND  SHALL  INCLUDE,  AT A MINIMUM, THE NAME AND ADDRESS OF
SUCH REGISTRANT. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL MAINTAIN REGISTRATION  INFORMATION
RECEIVED  PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION IN A REGISTRY. SUCH REGISTRY SHALL BE
IN PRINT AND IN ELECTRONIC FORM  AND  SHALL  BE  AVAILABLE  TO  ALL  LAW
ENFORCEMENT ENTITIES, DISTRICT ATTORNEYS, DULY INCORPORATED HUMANE SOCI-
ETIES,  SOCIETIES  FOR  THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS, DOG OR CAT
PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATIONS, ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS,  BREEDERS  OF  ANIMALS
AND  PET  STORES  DOING  BUSINESS IN THIS STATE.  ANY PERSON REQUIRED TO
REGISTER PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL REGISTER ANNUALLY, OR EACH  TIME
SUCH  PERSON MOVES TO A NEW ADDRESS AND SHALL CONTINUE TO REGISTER UNTIL
SUCH PERSON RECEIVES A COURT ORDER ORDERING SUCH REGISTRATION TO  CEASE.
NO  SUCH  ORDER  SHALL BE ISSUED UNTIL SUCH PERSON FIRST DEMONSTRATES TO
THE COURT THAT HE OR SHE  HAS  UNDERGONE  PSYCHIATRIC  OR  PSYCHOLOGICAL
TESTING,  THE RESULTS OF WHICH INDICATE BY CLEAR AND CONVINCING EVIDENCE
HIS OR HER CAPABLE AND SOUND MENTAL CAPACITY  AND  ABILITY  TO  OWN  AND
PROPERLY  CARE  FOR AN ANIMAL IN A HUMANE MANNER. ANY PERSON REQUIRED TO
REGISTER PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL NOT OWN A  COMPANION  ANIMAL  OR
HAVE  EMPLOYMENT  AT  AN  ANIMAL SHELTER, POUND, PET STORE, ZOO OR OTHER
BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENT WHERE COMPANION ANIMALS ARE PRESENT.  ANY  PERSON

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02229-01-1

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S3804A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1506A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §352, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A10998

S3804A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires each violator of "Buster's Law" to register his or her name and address with the division of criminal justice services.

S3804A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3804A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3804--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 4, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. BALL, ADDABBO, GOLDEN, OPPENHEIMER -- read twice and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Agriculture -- recommitted to the Committee on Agriculture in  accord-
  ance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to estab-
  lishing a registry for persons convicted of violating "Buster's Law"

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

  Section  1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new
section 352 to read as follows:
  S 352. ANIMAL CRUELTY REGISTER. 1. ANY PERSON WHO IS  CONVICTED  OF  A
VIOLATION   OF   SECTION   THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-ONE  OR  THREE  HUNDRED
FIFTY-THREE-A OF THIS ARTICLE SHALL REGISTER WITH THE DIVISION OF CRIMI-
NAL JUSTICE SERVICES.  SUCH REGISTRATION SHALL BE MADE IN A  MANNER  AND
FORM  TO BE DETERMINED BY THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES, AND
SHALL INCLUDE, AT A MINIMUM, THE NAME AND ADDRESS  OF  SUCH  REGISTRANT.
THE  DIVISION  OF  CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES SHALL MAINTAIN REGISTRATION
INFORMATION RECEIVED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION IN A REGISTRY. SUCH REGIS-
TRY SHALL BE IN PRINT AND IN ELECTRONIC FORM AND SHALL BE  AVAILABLE  TO
ALL  LAW  ENFORCEMENT  ENTITIES,  DISTRICT  ATTORNEYS, DULY INCORPORATED
HUMANE SOCIETIES, SOCIETIES FOR THE PREVENTION OF  CRUELTY  TO  ANIMALS,
DOG OR CAT PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATIONS, ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS, BREEDERS OF
ANIMALS  AND  PET  STORES  DOING  BUSINESS  IN  THIS STATE.   ANY PERSON
REQUIRED TO REGISTER PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL  REGISTER  ANNUALLY,
OR  EACH  TIME  SUCH PERSON MOVES TO A NEW ADDRESS AND SHALL CONTINUE TO
REGISTER UNTIL SUCH PERSON RECEIVES A COURT ORDER ORDERING  SUCH  REGIS-
TRATION  TO CEASE. NO SUCH ORDER SHALL BE ISSUED UNTIL SUCH PERSON FIRST
DEMONSTRATES TO THE COURT THAT HE OR SHE HAS  UNDERGONE  PSYCHIATRIC  OR
PSYCHOLOGICAL  TESTING,  THE  RESULTS  OF  WHICH  INDICATE  BY CLEAR AND
CONVINCING EVIDENCE HIS OR HER CAPABLE AND  SOUND  MENTAL  CAPACITY  AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02229-04-2

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