senate Bill S578

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Includes within the class D felony of forgery in the second degree, the forgery of a certificate of insurance or insurance identification card

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 31, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 30, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jan 24, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2012 1st report cal.96
Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 24, 2011 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 21, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 16, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 15, 2011 1st report cal.224
Jan 05, 2011 referred to codes

Votes

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Jan 23, 2012 - Codes committee Vote

S578
14
1
committee
14
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Jan 23, 2012

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Mar 15, 2011 - Codes committee Vote

S578
14
1
committee
14
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Mar 15, 2011

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

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S578 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5006
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง170.10 & 170.15, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1897A, A9996

S578 - Summary

Includes within the class D felony of forgery in the second degree, the forgery of a certificate of insurance or an insurance identification card; includes within the class C felony of forgery in the first degree, the forgery of 10 or more written instruments.

S578 - Sponsor Memo

S578 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   578

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KLEIN, BRESLIN, SAMPSON, SAVINO, SMITH -- 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 including the forgery of a
  certificate  of  insurance  or an insurance identification card within
  the offense of forgery in the second degree and the forgery of  10  or
  more instruments with the offense of forgery in the first degree

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 170.10 of the penal law is amended
and a new subdivision 6 is added to read as follows:
  5. A prescription of a duly licensed physician or other person author-
ized to issue the same for any drug or any instrument or device used  in
the  taking  or  administering  of  drugs  for  which  a prescription is
required by law[.]; OR
  6. A CERTIFICATE OF INSURANCE OR AN INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD,  AS
DEFINED IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED ELEVEN OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW.
  S 2. Section 170.15 of the penal law is amended to read as follows:
S 170.15 Forgery in the first degree.
  A person is guilty of forgery in the first degree when, with intent to
defraud,  deceive  or injure another, he OR SHE falsely makes, completes
or alters [a]:
  1. TEN OR MORE WRITTEN INSTRUMENTS; OR
  2. A written instrument which is or purports to be, or which is calcu-
lated to become or to represent if completed:
  [1.] (A) Part of an issue of money, stamps, securities or other  valu-
able instruments issued by a government or governmental instrumentality;
or

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00570-01-1

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