senate Bill S1481

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires notification to victims upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of a crime against a member of the same family or household

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2014 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1284
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 27, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 11, 2013 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 10, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 05, 2013 2nd report cal.
Jun 04, 2013 1st report cal.990
Feb 12, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Jun 11, 2014 - Rules committee Vote

S1481
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 27, 2014 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S1481
13
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committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Feb 27, 2014

Jun 4, 2013 - Finance committee Vote

S1481
36
1
committee
36
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 12, 2013 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S1481
13
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committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2013

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S1481 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9669
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง259-c, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1966A
2009-2010: S600

S1481 - Summary

Requires the state board of parole to provide notification to victims upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of a crime against a member of the same family or household.

S1481 - Sponsor Memo

S1481 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1481

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims,  Crime
  and Correction

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law,  in relation to notification of
  certain persons upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of
  a crime against a member of the same family or household

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

  Section  1.    Subdivision 2 of section 259-c of the executive law, as
amended by section 38-b of subpart A of part C of chapter 62 of the laws
of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  2. have the power and duty of determining the conditions of release of
the person who may be presumptively released, conditionally released  or
subject  to  a period of post-release supervision under an indeterminate
or determinate sentence of imprisonment. WHERE AN INMATE  TO  BE  CONDI-
TIONALLY  RELEASED  WAS  CONVICTED OF A CRIME AND THE VICTIM IS OR WAS A
MEMBER OF THE SAME FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD AS THE INMATE  IT  SHALL  BE  THE
DUTY  OF  THE BOARD AT LEAST ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE RELEASE TO NOTIFY THE
VICTIM OR VICTIMS OF SUCH OFFENSE, UNLESS THE VICTIM REFUSES OR  HIS  OR
HER  WHEREABOUTS  ARE  UNKNOWN, THAT THE INMATE IS BEING RELEASED AND OF
THE CONDITIONS OF SUCH RELEASE. SUCH NOTIFICATION SHALL BE SENT BY ELEC-
TRONIC MAIL WHEN THE ELECTRONIC MAIL ADDRESS OF THE VICTIM OR VICTIMS IS
AVAILABLE, AND WHEN IT IS NOT, BY  CERTIFIED  MAIL  TO  THE  LAST  KNOWN
ADDRESS  OF  THE  VICTIM  OR VICTIMS. WHEN SUCH ADDRESS IS A SHELTER FOR
VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE NOTICE SHALL ALSO BE GIVEN TO THE DIRECTOR  OR
ADMINISTRATOR  OF  SUCH  SHELTER.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,
"MEMBERS OF THE SAME FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD" SHALL MEAN THE FOLLOWING:
  (A) PERSONS RELATED BY CONSANGUINITY OR AFFINITY;
  (B) PERSONS LEGALLY MARRIED TO ONE ANOTHER;
  (C) PERSONS FORMERLY MARRIED TO ONE ANOTHER;

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

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