senate Bill S924A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing penalties for first, second, third and fourth degree stalking

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 13, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 07, 2012 advanced to third reading
Feb 06, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 31, 2012 1st report cal.154
Jan 05, 2012 print number 924a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 24, 2011 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.721
Jan 05, 2011 referred to codes

Votes

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Jan 31, 2012 - Codes committee Vote

S924A
13
2
committee
13
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Jan 31, 2012

nay (2)
excused (1)

May 17, 2011 - Codes committee Vote

S924
15
1
committee
15
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

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S924 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§120.45, 120.50, 120.55, 120.60 & 70.02, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S576

S924 - Summary

Relates to increasing penalties for first degree stalking to a class C felony, second degree stalking to a class D felony, third degree stalking to a class E felony, and fourth degree stalking to a class A misdemeanor.

S924 - Sponsor Memo

S924 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   924

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MARCELLINO,  LARKIN, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Codes

AN  ACT  to amend the penal law, in relation to increasing penalties for
  first, second, third and fourth degree stalking

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

  Section  1.  The closing paragraph of section 120.45 of the penal law,
as added by chapter 635 of the laws of  1999,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  Stalking in the fourth degree is a class [B] A misdemeanor.
  S  2.  The  closing  paragraph  of section 120.50 of the penal law, as
added by chapter 635 of the laws of 1999, is amended to read as follows:
  Stalking in the third degree is a class [A misdemeanor] E FELONY.
  S 3. The closing paragraph of section 120.55  of  the  penal  law,  as
added by chapter 635 of the laws of 1999, is amended to read as follows:
  Stalking in the second degree is a class [E] D felony.
  S  4.  The  closing  paragraph  of section 120.60 of the penal law, as
amended by chapter 434 of the laws  of  2000,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  Stalking in the first degree is a class [D] C felony.
  S  5. Paragraphs (b), (c) and (d) of subdivision 1 of section 70.02 of
the penal law, paragraphs (b) and (c) as amended by chapter 405  of  the
laws  of  2010  and paragraph (d) as amended by chapter 7 of the laws of
2007, are amended to read as follows:
  (b) Class C violent felony offenses: an attempt to commit any  of  the
class  B felonies set forth in paragraph (a) of this subdivision; aggra-
vated criminally negligent homicide as defined in section 125.11, aggra-
vated manslaughter in the second degree as defined  in  section  125.21,
aggravated  sexual  abuse  in  the  second  degree as defined in section

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

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S924A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§120.45, 120.50, 120.55, 120.60 & 70.02, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S576

S924A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing penalties for first degree stalking to a class C felony, second degree stalking to a class D felony, third degree stalking to a class E felony, and fourth degree stalking to a class A misdemeanor.

S924A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S924A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 924--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MARCELLINO,  LARKIN, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Codes -- recommitted to the Committee on Codes in accord-
  ance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the penal law, in relation to increasing penalties for
  first, second, third and fourth degree stalking

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

  Section  1.  The closing paragraph of section 120.45 of the penal law,
as added by chapter 635 of the laws of  1999,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  Stalking in the fourth degree is a class [B] A misdemeanor.
  S  2.  The  closing  paragraph  of section 120.50 of the penal law, as
added by chapter 635 of the laws of 1999, is amended to read as follows:
  Stalking in the third degree is a class [A misdemeanor] E FELONY.
  S 3. The closing paragraph of section 120.55  of  the  penal  law,  as
added by chapter 635 of the laws of 1999, is amended to read as follows:
  Stalking in the second degree is a class [E] D felony.
  S  4.  The  closing  paragraph  of section 120.60 of the penal law, as
amended by chapter 434 of the laws  of  2000,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  Stalking in the first degree is a class [D] C felony.
  S  5. Paragraphs (b), (c) and (d) of subdivision 1 of section 70.02 of
the penal law, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 148 of  the  laws  of
2011,  paragraph  (c)  as amended by chapter 405 of the laws of 2010 and
paragraph (d) as amended by chapter 7 of the laws of 2007,  are  amended
to read as follows:
  (b)  Class  C violent felony offenses: an attempt to commit any of the
class B felonies set forth in paragraph (a) of this subdivision;  aggra-
vated criminally negligent homicide as defined in section 125.11, aggra-
vated  manslaughter  in  the second degree as defined in section 125.21,
aggravated sexual abuse in the  second  degree  as  defined  in  section

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