senate Bill S6875A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Creates the animal abuser central registry, and to require that certain convicted animal abusers register with such registry

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 18, 2012 print number 6875a
amend and recommit to agriculture
Apr 02, 2012 referred to agriculture

S6875 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §380, Ag & Mkts L

S6875 - Summary

Creates the animal abuser central registry, and requires that certain convicted animal abusers register with such registry; provides such registrants are prohibited from possessing, adopting, owning, purchasing or exercising control over any animal except in certain cases in the court's discretion; provides fines and imprisonment for non-compliance.

S6875 - Sponsor Memo

S6875 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6875

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 2, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to creating
  the animal abuser  central  registry,  and  to  require  that  certain
  convicted animal abusers register with such registry

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

  Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
section 380 to read as follows:
  S 380. ANIMAL ABUSER REGISTRY. 1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH AND
MAINTAIN A CENTRAL REGISTRY OF INDIVIDUALS CONVICTED OF ANIMAL ABUSE AND
REQUIRED TO REGISTER PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  2. ANY PERSON OVER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE WHO HAS BEEN CONVICTED OF ONE
OR  MORE OF THE FOLLOWING OFFENSES SHALL REGISTER WITH THE ANIMAL ABUSER
REGISTRY:
  (A) A FELONY VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF THIS ARTICLE;
  (B)  A  VIOLATION  OF  THE  PROVISIONS  OF   SECTION   THREE   HUNDRED
FIFTY-THREE,  THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-THREE-B,  THREE  HUNDRED FIFTY-FOUR,
THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE, THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-SIX, THREE HUNDRED  FIFTY-
SEVEN,  THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-EIGHT,  THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-EIGHT-A, THREE
HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE, THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE-A, THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-TWO,
THREE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-FOUR,  THREE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-FIVE,  THREE  HUNDRED
SIXTY-SIX,  THREE  HUNDRED SIXTY-SIX-A, THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-EIGHT, THREE
HUNDRED SIXTY-NINE OR THREE HUNDRED SEVENTY OF THIS ARTICLE;
  (C) A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 195.06, 195.11 OR  195.12
OF THE PENAL LAW;
  (D)  A  VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF ARTICLE TWO HUNDRED FORTY-TWO OF
THE PENAL LAW;
  (E) A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 130.20 OF THE PENAL  LAW;
OR
  (F) A VIOLATION OF COMPARABLE STATUTES OF ANOTHER STATE.
  3.  UPON  CONVICTION  OF  ANY OFFENSE SET FORTH IN PARAGRAPH (A), (B),
(C), (D) OR (E) OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF  THIS  SECTION,  THE  COURT  SHALL
CERTIFY  THAT THE CONVICTED PERSON IS AN ANIMAL ABUSER AND SHALL INCLUDE

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

S6875A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §380, Ag & Mkts L

S6875A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates the animal abuser central registry, and requires that certain convicted animal abusers register with such registry; provides such registrants are prohibited from possessing, adopting, owning, purchasing or exercising control over any animal except in certain cases in the court's discretion; provides fines and imprisonment for non-compliance.

S6875A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6875A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6875--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 2, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to creating
  the  animal  abuser  central  registry,  and  to  require that certain
  convicted animal abusers register with such registry

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

  Section  1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new
section 380 to read as follows:
  S 380. ANIMAL ABUSER REGISTRY. 1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH AND
MAINTAIN A CENTRAL REGISTRY OF INDIVIDUALS CONVICTED OF ANIMAL ABUSE AND
REQUIRED TO REGISTER PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  2. ANY PERSON OVER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE WHO HAS BEEN CONVICTED OF ONE
OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING OFFENSES SHALL REGISTER WITH THE ANIMAL  ABUSER
REGISTRY:
  (A) A FELONY VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF THIS ARTICLE;
  (B)   A   VIOLATION   OF  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  SECTION  THREE  HUNDRED
FIFTY-THREE, THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-THREE-B,  THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-FOUR,
THREE  HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE, THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-SIX, THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-
SEVEN, THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-EIGHT,  THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-EIGHT-A,  THREE
HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE, THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE-A, THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-TWO,
THREE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-FOUR,  THREE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-FIVE,  THREE  HUNDRED
SIXTY-SIX, THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-SIX-A, THREE HUNDRED  SIXTY-EIGHT,  THREE
HUNDRED SIXTY-NINE OR THREE HUNDRED SEVENTY OF THIS ARTICLE;
  (C)  A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 195.06, 195.11 OR 195.12
OF THE PENAL LAW;
  (D) A VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF ARTICLE TWO HUNDRED  FORTY-TWO  OF
THE PENAL LAW;
  (E)  A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 130.20 OF THE PENAL LAW;
OR
  (F) A VIOLATION OF COMPARABLE STATUTES OF ANOTHER STATE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15226-03-2

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