|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 15, 2012||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
|Apr 25, 2011||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S4805
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S4805 - Details
S4805 - Summary
Authorizes counties and the city of New York to impose fees on people serving probation for the actual cost of drug tests up to $600 per year.
S4805 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4805 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law and the criminal procedure law, in relation to probation administrative fees; and to amend chapter 55 of the laws of 1992, amending the tax law and other laws relating to taxes, surcharges, fees and funding, in relation to extending the expiration of certain provisions of such chapter PURPOSE: To assist counties with administrative costs incurred by local probation departments in rendering probation services. This legislation expands authority for local jurisdictions to impose a general administrative fee, a fee for electronic monitoring, and drug testing fees upon all adult probationers or conditional releasees. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends §257-c of the Executive Law authorizing local probation departments to impose certain fees upon probationers or releasees. A new paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of §257-c is designated to
S4805 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4805 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 25, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. FLANAGAN -- 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 executive law and the criminal procedure law, in relation to probation administrative fees; and to amend chapter 55 of the laws of 1992, amending the tax law and other laws relating to taxes, surcharges, fees and funding, in relation to extending the expiration of certain provisions of such chapter THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 257-c of the executive law, as added by chapter 55 of the laws of 1992 and subdivision 5 as amended by section 58 of part A of chapter 56 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows: S 257-c. Probation administrative [fee] FEES. 1. (A) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, every county and the city of New York[,] may adopt a local law requiring individuals currently serving or who shall be sentenced to a period of probation upon conviction of any crime [under article thirty-one of the vehicle and traffic law], AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION SIX OF SECTION 10.00 OF THE PENAL LAW, OR WHO HAVE BEEN CONDITIONALLY RELEASED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION 70.40 OF THE PENAL LAW FOLLOWING CONVICTION OF SUCH A CRIME, to pay to the local probation department with the responsibility of supervising the proba- tioner OR RELEASEE an administrative fee of UP TO thirty dollars per month, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT WHERE SUCH ADMINISTRATIVE FEES ESTAB- LISHED AS OF AUGUST FIRST, TWO THOUSAND ELEVEN EXCEED THE AMOUNT AUTHOR- IZED HEREIN, SUCH FEES MAY BE CONTINUED DURING THE PERIOD FROM AUGUST FIRST, TWO THOUSAND NINE THROUGH JUNE THIRTIETH, TWO THOUSAND TWELVE. [The department shall waive all or part of such fee where, because of the indigence of the offender, the payment of said surcharge would work an unreasonable hardship on the person convicted, his or her immediate EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05444-02-1
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