senate Bill S529

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts the "anti-organized retail theft act"

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
Jan 05, 2011 referred to codes

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S529 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8561
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Pen L, generally; amd §38, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S29, S3775C, A1328

S529 - Summary

Enacts the "anti-organized retail theft act"; criminalizes organized retail theft and establishes the crime of leader of an organized retail theft enterprise; relates to the authorization of jurisdiction and venue and authorized sentences for a pattern of criminal offenses; relates to the aggregated value of stolen merchandise  (view more) relates to the use of an emergency exit in the theft of property; relates to the possession of anti-security items; relates to retail sales receipt and universal product code label fraud; relates to itinerant vendors; and relates to theft with intent to resell on an online marketplace.

S529 - Sponsor Memo

S529 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   529

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. FUSCHILLO, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER, HASSELL-THOMPSON --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation  to  criminalizing  organized
  retail  theft  and  establishing  the  crime of leader of an organized
  retail theft enterprise (Part A); to amend the penal law, in  relation
  to   the  authorization  of  jurisdiction  and  venue  and  authorized
  sentences for a pattern of criminal offenses (Part B);  to  amend  the
  penal  law,  in relation to the aggregated value of stolen merchandise
  (Part C); to amend the penal law, in relation to the use of  emergency
  exit  in  the  theft  of property (Part D); to amend the penal law, in
  relation to the possession of anti-security items (Part E);  to  amend
  the penal law, in relation to retail sales receipt and universal prod-
  uct  code  label fraud (Part F); to amend the general business law, in
  relation to itinerant vendors (Part G); and to amend the penal law, in
  relation to theft with intent to resell on an online marketplace (Part
  H)

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "anti-or-
ganized retail theft act".
  S 2. This act enacts into law major components  of  legislation  which
are  necessary  to  implement the anti-organized retail theft act.  Each
component is wholly contained  within  a  Part  identified  as  Parts  A
through  H.  The  effective date for each particular provision contained
within such Part is set forth in the last  section  of  such  Part.  Any
provision  in  any section contained within a Part, including the effec-
tive date of the Part, which makes reference to a section "of this act",
when used in connection with that particular component, shall be  deemed
to  mean  and refer to the corresponding section of the Part in which it

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

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