senate Bill S4805

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes counties and the city of New York to impose a fee on probationary people for the cost of drug tests

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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

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May 15, 2012 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S4805
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: May 15, 2012

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S4805 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2997A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §257-c, Exec L; add §410.15, CP L; amd §427, Chap 55 of 1992
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A4611, S3241

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

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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