senate Bill S1498

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Increases the penalty for crime of criminally negligent homicide

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  • Introduced
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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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view actions (10)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 06, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 05, 2013 advanced to third reading
Mar 04, 2013 2nd report cal.
Feb 28, 2013 1st report cal.122
Jan 09, 2013 referred to codes


S1498 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง125.10, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S943
2009-2010: S567

S1498 - Summary

Increases the penalty for the crime of criminally negligent homicide by changing such offense to a class D felony from a class E felony.

S1498 - Sponsor Memo

S1498 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E


                             January 9, 2013

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- 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 criminally negligent homi-


  Section  1.  Section  125.10  of  the  penal law is amended to read as
S 125.10  Criminally negligent homicide.
  A person is guilty of criminally negligent homicide when, with  crimi-
nal negligence, he causes the death of another person.
  Criminally negligent homicide is a class [E] D felony.
  S  2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.

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


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