|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Dec 17, 2012||signed chap.497|
|Dec 05, 2012||delivered to governor|
|Jun 18, 2012||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.302
substituted for a9306
|Jun 13, 2012||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|Apr 25, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Apr 19, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 18, 2012||1st report cal.537|
|Jan 12, 2012||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S6202Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S6202 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Public Officers Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §3-b, Pub Off L
S6202 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S6202 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public officers law, in relation to authorizing non-residents of the county of Allegany to be appointed as peace officers by the society for the prevention of cruelty to animals of such county PURPOSE: This bill authorizes non-residents of the county of Allegany to be appointed as peace officers for the society for the prevention of cruelty to animals for such county. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill amends subdivision 1 of section 3-b of the public officers law to authorize non-residents of Allegany county to be appointed as peace officers for the society for the prevention of cruelty to animals. JUSTIFICATION: Among its duties, many chapters of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) investigate complaints of animal cruelty. The SPCA serving Allegany County has its own cruelty investigation unit, which registers its cruelty investigators as peace officers with the NYS Department of Criminal Justice Services.
S6202 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6202 I N S E N A T E January 12, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sen. YOUNG -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to authorizing non-residents of the county of Allegany to be appointed as peace offi- cers by the society for the prevention of cruelty to animals of such county THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 3-b of the public officers law, as amended by chapter 480 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows: 1. No sheriff of a county, mayor of a city, or official, or other persons authorized by law to appoint special deputy sheriffs, special constables, marshals, police officers, or peace officers in this state, to preserve the public peace or quell public disturbance, shall hereaft- er, at the instance of any agent, society, association or corporation, or otherwise, appoint as such special deputy, special constable, marshal, police officer, or peace officer, any person who shall not be a citizen of the United States and a resident of the state of New York, and entitled to vote therein at the time of his appointment, and a resi- dent of the same county as the mayor or sheriff or other official making such appointment; provided, however, that when, in the judgment of a sheriff of a county except those counties within the city of New York a situation exists which requires temporary additional assistance, such sheriff may appoint special deputy sheriffs who are non-residents of the county but residents of the state of New York who shall hold office until such time as the appointing sheriff determines that the situation no longer exists; and no person shall assume or exercise the functions, powers, duties or privileges incident and belonging to the office of special deputy sheriff, special constables, marshal, police officer, or peace officer, without having first received his appointment in writing from the authority lawfully appointing him. Nothing herein contained, however, shall apply to the appointment of a non-resident, as an emer- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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