senate Bill S6785

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to records of parole release interviews for certain inmates

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 01, 2012 signed chap.363
Jul 20, 2012 delivered to governor
May 22, 2012 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.737
substituted for s6785
May 22, 2012 substituted by a8917
May 14, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 09, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 08, 2012 1st report cal.737
Apr 18, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Mar 21, 2012 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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May 8, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S6785
31
1
committee
31
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 18, 2012 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S6785
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Apr 18, 2012

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S6785 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8917
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §269-i, Exec L; amd §10.05, Ment Hyg L

S6785 - Summary

Relates to records of parole release interviews for inmates detained as sex offenders.

S6785 - Sponsor Memo

S6785 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6785

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 21, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims,  Crime  and
  Correction

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law  and  the mental hygiene law, in
  relation to records of parole release interviews for certain inmates

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision 6 of section 259-i of the
executive law, as amended by section 1 of part T of chapter  62  of  the
laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows:
  (a) (I) The board shall provide for the making of a verbatim record of
each  parole  release  interview,  except  where  a  decision is made to
release the inmate to parole supervision, and each preliminary and final
revocation hearing, except when the decision of  the  presiding  officer
after  such  hearings result in a dismissal of all charged violations of
parole, conditional release or post release supervision.
  (II) NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF THIS  PARA-
GRAPH,  THE  BOARD  SHALL PROVIDE FOR THE MAKING OF A VERBATIM RECORD OF
EACH PAROLE RELEASE INTERVIEW IN ALL PROCEEDINGS WHERE THE INMATE  IS  A
DETAINED  SEX  OFFENDER  AS  SUCH  TERM IS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION (G) OF
SECTION 10.03 OF THE MENTAL HYGIENE LAW. SUCH RECORD SHALL  BE  PROVIDED
TO  THE  OFFICE  OF MENTAL HEALTH FOR USE BY THE MULTIDISCIPLINARY STAFF
AND THE CASE REVIEW PANEL  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION  10.05  OF  THE  MENTAL
HYGIENE LAW.
  S  2.  Paragraph  5  of subdivision (c) of section 10.05 of the mental
hygiene law, as added by chapter 7 of the laws of 2007, is amended and a
new paragraph 6 is added to read as follow:
  (5) A description of the person's institutional history, including his
or her participation in any sex offender treatment program[.]; AND
  (6) RECORDS OF  PAROLE RELEASE INTERVIEWS PREPARED PURSUANT TO SUBPAR-
AGRAPH (II) OF PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION SIX OF SECTION  TWO  HUNDRED
FIFTY-NINE-I OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW.
  S  3.  Subdivision  (d) of section 10.05 of the mental hygiene law, as
added by chapter 7 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:

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

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