senate Bill S1507A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 07, 2014 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 05, 2014 advanced to third reading
Apr 30, 2014 2nd report cal.
Apr 29, 2014 1st report cal.461
Apr 23, 2014 print number 1507a
amend and recommit to codes
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.123
Jan 09, 2013 referred to codes

Votes

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Apr 29, 2014 - Codes committee Vote

S1507A
14
1
committee
14
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Apr 29, 2014

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Feb 28, 2013 - Codes committee Vote

S1507
15
1
committee
15
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S1507 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§120.45, 120.50, 120.55, 120.60 & 70.02, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S924A
2009-2010: S576

S1507 - 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.

S1507 - Sponsor Memo

S1507 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1507

                       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 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,  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

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

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S1507A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§120.45, 120.50, 120.55, 120.60 & 70.02, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S924A
2009-2010: S576

S1507A (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.

S1507A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1507A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1507--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MARCELLINO,  AVELLA,  O'BRIEN  --  read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Codes  --  recommitted  to  the  Committee on Codes in accordance 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, paragraphs (b) and (c) as amended by  chapter  1  of  the
laws  of  2013  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
130.67, assault on a peace officer, police officer, fireman or emergency

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