senate Bill S6957A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to organized retail theft using an emergency exit

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 11, 2012 amended on third reading (t) 6957b
Jun 04, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 31, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2012 1st report cal.927
Apr 19, 2012 print number 6957a
amend (t) and recommit to consumer protection
Apr 16, 2012 referred to consumer protection

Votes

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May 30, 2012 - Consumer Protection committee Vote

S6957A
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Consumer Protection Committee Vote: May 30, 2012

S6957 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10327
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §393-e, Gen Bus L; amd §155.30, Pen L

S6957 - Summary

Relates to organized retail theft using an emergency exit.

S6957 - Sponsor Memo

S6957 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6957

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 16, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

AN ACT to amend the general business law and the penal law, in  relation
  to grand larceny in the fourth degree

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
527 to read as follows:
  S 527. ORGANIZED RETAIL THEFT USING AN EMERGENCY  EXIT.  A  PERSON  IS
GUILTY  OF ORGANIZED RETAIL THEFT USING AN EMERGENCY EXIT WHEN THE PROP-
ERTY IS STOLEN FROM A RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTABLISHMENT AND, TO FACILITATE
THE THEFT, THE PERSON LEAVES THE RETAIL  MERCANTILE  ESTABLISHMENT  WITH
SUCH PROPERTY BY USE OF A DESIGNATED EMERGENCY EXIT. FOR THE PURPOSES OF
THIS  SECTION,  THE  TERM "RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTABLISHMENT" SHALL MEAN A
PLACE WHERE GOODS, WARES, OR MERCHANDISE ARE OFFERED TO THE  PUBLIC  FOR
SALE.
  ORGANIZED RETAIL THEFT USING AN EMERGENCY EXIT IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 2. Section 155.30 of the penal law is amended by adding a new subdi-
vision 12 to read as follows:
  12. THE PROPERTY IS STOLEN FROM A RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTABLISHMENT AND,
TO  FACILITATE THE THEFT, THE PERSON LEAVES THE RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTAB-
LISHMENT WITH SUCH PROPERTY BY USE OF A DESIGNATED EMERGENCY  EXIT.  FOR
THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE TERM "RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTABLISH-
MENT"  SHALL MEAN A PLACE WHERE GOODS, WARES, OR MERCHANDISE ARE OFFERED
TO THE PUBLIC FOR SALE.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15280-02-2

S6957A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10327
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §393-e, Gen Bus L; amd §155.30, Pen L

S6957A - Summary

Relates to organized retail theft using an emergency exit.

S6957A - Sponsor Memo

S6957A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6957--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 16, 2012
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the general business law and the penal law, in  relation
  to organized retail theft using an emergency exit

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
393-e to read as follows:
  S 393-E. ORGANIZED RETAIL THEFT USING AN EMERGENCY EXIT. A  PERSON  IS
GUILTY  OF ORGANIZED RETAIL THEFT USING AN EMERGENCY EXIT WHEN THE PROP-
ERTY IS STOLEN FROM A RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTABLISHMENT AND, TO FACILITATE
THE THEFT, THE PERSON LEAVES THE RETAIL  MERCANTILE  ESTABLISHMENT  WITH
SUCH PROPERTY BY USE OF A DESIGNATED EMERGENCY EXIT. FOR THE PURPOSES OF
THIS  SECTION,  THE  TERM "RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTABLISHMENT" SHALL MEAN A
PLACE WHERE GOODS, WARES, OR MERCHANDISE ARE OFFERED TO THE  PUBLIC  FOR
SALE.
  ORGANIZED RETAIL THEFT USING AN EMERGENCY EXIT IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 2. Section 155.30 of the penal law is amended by adding a new subdi-
vision 12 to read as follows:
  12. THE PROPERTY IS STOLEN FROM A RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTABLISHMENT AND,
TO  FACILITATE THE THEFT, THE PERSON LEAVES THE RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTAB-
LISHMENT WITH SUCH PROPERTY BY USE OF A DESIGNATED EMERGENCY  EXIT.  FOR
THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE TERM "RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTABLISH-
MENT"  SHALL MEAN A PLACE WHERE GOODS, WARES, OR MERCHANDISE ARE OFFERED
TO THE PUBLIC FOR SALE.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15280-03-2

S6957B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10327
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §393-e, Gen Bus L; amd §155.30, Pen L

S6957B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to organized retail theft using an emergency exit.

S6957B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6957B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6957--B
    Cal. No. 927

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 16, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Consumer  Protection  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- reported favorably from said  commit-
  tee,  ordered  to first and second report, ordered to a third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the  order  of
  third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the penal law, in relation to organized retail theft
  using an emergency exit

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

  Section 1.  Section 155.30 of the penal law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 12 to read as follows:
  12. THE PROPERTY IS STOLEN FROM A RETAIL MERCANTILE ESTABLISHMENT AND,
TO  FACILITATE  AN  ORGANIZED RETAIL CRIME, THE PERSON LEAVES THE RETAIL
MERCANTILE ESTABLISHMENT WITH SUCH PROPERTY BY USE OF A DESIGNATED EMER-
GENCY EXIT. FOR THE PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,  THE  TERM  "RETAIL
MERCANTILE  ESTABLISHMENT"  SHALL  MEAN  A  PLACE WHERE GOODS, WARES, OR
MERCHANDISE ARE OFFERED TO THE PUBLIC FOR SALE.   FOR PURPOSES  OF  THIS
SUBDIVISION,  ORGANIZED  RETAIL CRIME SHALL MEAN THE STEALING, EMBEZZLE-
MENT, OR OBTAINING BY FRAUD, FALSE PRETENSES, OR OTHER ILLEGAL MEANS, OF
RETAIL MERCHANDISE IN QUANTITIES THAT WOULD NOT  NORMALLY  BE  PURCHASED
FOR  PERSONAL  USE OR CONSUMPTION FOR THE PURPOSE OF RESELLING, TRADING,
OR OTHERWISE REENTERING SUCH RETAIL MERCHANDISE INTO COMMERCE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15280-07-2

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