senate Bill S6676

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to unsealing criminal records involving orders of protection

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 29, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 22, 2012 advanced to third reading
Mar 21, 2012 2nd report cal.
Mar 20, 2012 1st report cal.428
Mar 08, 2012 referred to codes

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S6676 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §160.50, CP L

S6676 - Summary

Relates to unsealing criminal records involving orders of protection.

S6676 - Sponsor Memo

S6676 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6676

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 8, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. SALAND -- (at request of the Office of Court Adminis-
  tration)  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law,  in  relation  to  unsealing
  criminal records involving orders of protection

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

  Section 1. Subparagraph (i) of  paragraph  (d)  of  subdivision  1  of
section  160.50  of the criminal procedure law, as amended by section 73
of subpart B of part C of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011, is amended  to
read as follows:
  (i)  a prosecutor in any proceeding (A) in which the accused has moved
for an order pursuant to section 170.56 or 210.46 of  this  chapter,  or
(B) WHERE THE RECORDS CONSIST OF AN ORDER OF PROTECTION AND THE PROSECU-
TOR  DEMONSTRATES  TO THE SATISFACTION OF THE COURT THAT THE RECORDS ARE
NECESSARY TO THE PROSECUTION OF THE ACCUSED FOR VIOLATING OR  ATTEMPTING
TO VIOLATE SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION 215.50, SECTION 215.51 OR 215.52
OF THE PENAL LAW, OR
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect immediately, and shall apply to all
criminal actions commenced on or after such effective date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14170-01-2

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