senate Bill S593A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to endangering the welfare of a child

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 30, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jan 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 18, 2012 1st report cal.56
Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 23, 2011 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 11, 2011 advanced to third reading
Apr 06, 2011 2nd report cal.
Apr 05, 2011 1st report cal.305
Mar 30, 2011 print number 593a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 05, 2011 referred to codes

Votes

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Jan 18, 2012 - Codes committee Vote

S593A
15
1
committee
15
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 5, 2011 - Codes committee Vote

S593A
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
3
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Apr 5, 2011

nay (1)
aye wr (1)
excused (3)

Bill Amendments

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S593 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5350A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§260.10, 260.12, 260.15 & 120.40, ren §260.11 to be §260.12, add §260.11, Pen L; amd §995, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7668, A11539

S593 - Summary

Relates to endangering the welfare of a child; establishes the crime of endangering the welfare of a child in the first degree.

S593 - Sponsor Memo

S593 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   593

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  penal law and the executive law, in relation to
  endangering the welfare of a child

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

  Section  1. Section 260.10 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 447
of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
S 260.10 Endangering the welfare of a child IN THE SECOND DEGREE.
  A person is guilty of endangering the welfare of a child IN THE SECOND
DEGREE when:
  1. He or she knowingly acts in a manner likely to be injurious to  the
physical,  mental  or moral welfare of a child less than seventeen years
old or directs or authorizes such  child  to  engage  in  an  occupation
involving a substantial risk of danger to his or her life or health; or
  2.  Being  a parent, guardian or other person legally charged with the
care or custody of a child less than eighteen years old, he or she fails
or refuses to exercise reasonable diligence in the control of such child
to prevent him or her from becoming  an  "abused  child,"  a  "neglected
child," a "juvenile delinquent" or a "person in need of supervision," as
those  terms  are defined in articles ten, three and seven of the family
court act.
  3. A person is not guilty of the provisions of this section when he or
she engages in the conduct  described  in  subdivision  one  of  section
260.00  of this article: (a) with the intent to wholly abandon the child
by relinquishing responsibility for and right to the care and custody of
such child; (b) with the intent that the child  be  safe  from  physical
injury  and  cared  for  in an appropriate manner; (c) the child is left
with an appropriate person, or in a suitable location and the person who

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

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S593A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5350A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§260.10, 260.12, 260.15 & 120.40, ren §260.11 to be §260.12, add §260.11, Pen L; amd §995, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7668, A11539

S593A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to endangering the welfare of a child; establishes the crime of endangering the welfare of a child in the first degree.

S593A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S593A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 593--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  FUSCHILLO,  DeFRANCISCO, HANNON, LARKIN, MAZIARZ,
  RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be
  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Codes -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  penal law and the executive law, in relation to
  endangering the welfare of a child

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

  Section  1. Section 260.10 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 447
of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
S 260.10 Endangering the welfare of a child IN THE SECOND DEGREE.
  A person is guilty of endangering the welfare of a child IN THE SECOND
DEGREE when:
  1. He or she knowingly acts in a manner likely to be injurious to  the
physical,  mental  or moral welfare of a child less than seventeen years
old or directs or authorizes such  child  to  engage  in  an  occupation
involving a substantial risk of danger to his or her life or health; or
  2.  Being  a parent, guardian or other person legally charged with the
care or custody of a child less than eighteen years old, he or she fails
or refuses to exercise reasonable diligence in the control of such child
to prevent him or her from becoming  an  "abused  child,"  a  "neglected
child," a "juvenile delinquent" or a "person in need of supervision," as
those  terms  are defined in articles ten, three and seven of the family
court act.
  3. A person is not guilty of the provisions of this section when he or
she engages in the conduct  described  in  subdivision  one  of  section
260.00  of this article: (a) with the intent to wholly abandon the child
by relinquishing responsibility for and right to the care and custody of
such child; (b) with the intent that the child  be  safe  from  physical

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

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