senate Bill S6844

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the definition of dangerous contraband

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 22, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 21, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 16, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 15, 2012 1st report cal.768
Mar 28, 2012 referred to codes

S6844 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §205.00, Pen L

S6844 - Summary

Relates to the definition of dangerous contraband: specifies that such contraband shall include, but not be limited to, a gun, knife, cell phone or other wireless communication device, laptop computer, device with global position capabilities, map, camera or explosive.

S6844 - Sponsor Memo

S6844 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6844

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 28, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  NOZZOLIO  --  (at  request  of  the  Department of
  Corrections and Community  Supervision)  --  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 the definition of danger-
  ous contraband

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 205.00 of the penal law is amended
to read as follows:
  4.  "Dangerous  contraband"  means contraband which is capable of such
use as may endanger the safety or security of a  detention  facility  or
any  person  therein, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, A GUN,
KNIFE, CELL PHONE OR OTHER WIRELESS COMMUNICATION DEVICE, LAPTOP COMPUT-
ER, DEVICE WITH GLOBAL POSITION CAPABILITIES, MAP, CAMERA OR EXPLOSIVE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14463-01-2

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