senate Bill S1243

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to reports on certain criminal offenses on public transportation

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S1243 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1062
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง397-c, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1364, A1484
2009-2010: S7741, A11024

S1243 - Summary

Relates to reports on certain criminal offenses on public transportation.

S1243 - Sponsor Memo

S1243 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1243

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. PERKINS, ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to  reports  on
  certain criminal offenses on public transportation

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

  Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 397-c to read as follows:
  S  397-C.   REPORTS OF CERTAIN CRIMINAL ACTS ON PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION.
MUNICIPAL, TOWN AND VILLAGE POLICE DEPARTMENTS IN  VILLAGES,  TOWNS  AND
CITIES  WITH  LESS THAN ONE MILLION RESIDENTS SHALL PREPARE, ANNUALLY, A
REPORT DETAILING THE TOTAL NUMBER OF CRIMINAL  COMPLAINTS  AND  ARRESTS,
CATEGORIZED BY CLASS OF CRIME, FOR VIOLENT FELONY OFFENSES AS DEFINED IN
SECTION  70.02 OF THE PENAL LAW, ASSAULT AND RELATED OFFENSES AS DEFINED
IN ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED TWENTY OF THE PENAL LAW, SEX OFFENSES AS  DEFINED
IN  ARTICLE  ONE  HUNDRED THIRTY OF THE PENAL LAW, DISORDERLY CONDUCT AS
DEFINED IN SECTION 240.20 OF THE PENAL LAW,  HARASSMENT  AS  DEFINED  IN
SECTIONS  240.25  AND 240.26 OF THE PENAL LAW, AND AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT
AS DEFINED IN SECTIONS 240.30 AND 240.31 OF THE  PENAL  LAW,  WHERE  THE
CONDUCT  OCCURS  ON BUS ROUTES OPERATED BY SUCH VILLAGE, TOWN OR MUNICI-
PALITY OR ITS TRANSIT AUTHORITY, SPECIFYING WHERE SUCH CRIMINAL  CONDUCT
HAS  OCCURRED  BY BUS ROUTE.  SUCH REPORT SHALL CONTAIN A SEPARATE TABU-
LATION FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE AUTHORITY, PASSENGERS AND OTHER  NON-EMPLOY-
EES.    SUCH  STATISTICS SHALL BE TABULATED ON A MONTHLY BASIS AND ON AN
ANNUAL BASIS AND SHALL BE MAINTAINED AND TRANSMITTED  IN  AN  ELECTRONIC
FORMAT  TO  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF RECORDS AND INFORMATION SERVICES, OR ITS
SUCCESSOR AGENCY, AND BE MADE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC ON OR THROUGH  THE
DEPARTMENT  OF RECORDS AND INFORMATION SERVICES' WEBSITE, OR ITS SUCCES-
SOR'S WEBSITE. SUCH STATISTICS SHALL BE FIRST  MADE  AVAILABLE  ON  SUCH
WEBSITE  NINETY  DAYS AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION AND SHALL
BE UPDATED ON AT LEAST A MONTHLY BASIS THEREAFTER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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