|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 21, 2012||committed to rules|
|May 07, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|May 02, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|May 01, 2012||1st report cal.651|
|Apr 19, 2012||referred to codes|
senate Bill S6990
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6990 - Details
S6990 - Summary
Expands the list of persons designated as peace officers to include special agents with law enforcement authority of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
S6990 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S6990 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to United States Environmental Protection Agency special agents PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would expand the list of persons designated as peace officers to include Special Agents, with law enforcement authority of the of the United States Environmental Protection Agency. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 2.15 of the criminal procedure law is amended by adding a new subdivision 28 to include special Agents with law enforcement authority within the United States Environmental Protection Agency. JUSTIFICATION: This bill is being introduced at the request of the United States Environmental Protection Agency, in order for their special agents who presently have law enforcement authority to be classified as Peace Officers. Giving these agents Peace Officer status would allow these special
S6990 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6990 I N S E N A T E April 19, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GRISANTI -- 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 United States Environmental Protection Agency special agents THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 2.15 of the criminal procedure law is amended by adding a new subdivision 28 to read as follows: 28. UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY SPECIAL AGENTS WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITY. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04492-03-2
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