senate Bill S6916

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to including members of the fire investigation unit of any city fire department as peace officers

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 13, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 30, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 23, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 22, 2012 1st report cal.873
Apr 11, 2012 referred to codes


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S6916 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2.10, CP L

S6916 - Summary

Relates to including members of the fire investigation unit of any city fire department as peace officers.

S6916 - Sponsor Memo

S6916 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 11, 2012

Introduced  by  Sen.  FARLEY -- 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  including
  members  of the fire investigation unit of any city fire department as
  peace officers


  Section  1.  Subdivision  51 of section 2.10 of the criminal procedure
law, as amended by chapter 294 of the laws of 1992, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  51. Officers and members of the fire investigation division of [the] A
CITY  fire  department [of the city of Rochester, the city of Binghamton
and the city of Utica,] when acting pursuant to their special duties  in
matters  arising  under  the  laws relating to fires, the extinguishment
thereof and fire perils; provided, however, that nothing in this  subdi-
vision  shall  be  deemed  to  authorize such officer to carry, possess,
repair or dispose of a firearm unless the appropriate  license  therefor
has been issued pursuant to section 400.00 of the penal law.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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