senate Bill S754

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes use of closed-circuit television for the testimony of domestic violence victim witnesses in a criminal proceeding

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 02, 2012 referred to codes
May 01, 2012 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 30, 2012 advanced to third reading
Apr 26, 2012 2nd report cal.
Apr 25, 2012 1st report cal.573
Jan 18, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 30, 2011 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.289
reported and committed to rules
Jan 25, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Jan 05, 2011 referred to codes

Votes

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Apr 25, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S754
32
1
committee
32
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 18, 2012 - Codes committee Vote

S754
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 30, 2011 - Rules committee Vote

S754
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 29, 2011 - Finance committee Vote

S754
32
0
committee
32
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 25, 2011 - Codes committee Vote

S754
14
1
committee
14
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Jan 25, 2011

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

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S754 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10262
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 65 ยงยง65.00 - 65.30, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3416

S754 - Summary

Authorizes use of closed-circuit television for the testimony of domestic violence victim witnesses in a criminal proceeding subject to the same restrictions as are applicable to child witnesses.

S754 - Sponsor Memo

S754 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   754

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG,  BONACIC,  JOHNSON,  MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER,
  SALAND -- 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 authorizing
  the use of closed-circuit television for vulnerable domestic  violence
  victim witnesses

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

  Section 1. Article 65 of the criminal procedure law, as added by chap-
ter 505 of the laws of 1985, subdivision 1 of section 65.00, subdivision
7 and  paragraph (k) of subdivision 10 of section 65.20  as  amended  by
chapter  320 of the laws of 2006, subdivision 1 of section 65.10 and the
opening paragraph of subdivision 10 of section 65.20  as amended, subdi-
vision 2 of section 65.20 as added, and subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6,  7,  8,
9,  10,  11,  12 and 13 of section 65.20 as renumbered by chapter 548 of
the laws of 2007, and subdivisions 11  and  12    of  section  65.20  as
amended  by  chapter  455  of  the  laws  of 1991, is amended to read as
follows:
                               ARTICLE 65
                  USE OF CLOSED-CIRCUIT TELEVISION FOR
                        CERTAIN [CHILD] WITNESSES

Section 65.00  Definitions.
        65.10  Closed-circuit television; general rule;  declaration  of
                 vulnerability.
        65.20  Closed-circuit  television; procedure for application and
                 grounds for determination.
        65.30  Closed-circuit television;  special  testimonial  [proce-
                 dure] PROCEDURES.
S 65.00 Definitions.

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

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