|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to codes|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to codes|
senate Bill S1602
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1602 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Penal Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §120.65, Pen L
- Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S1602 - Summary
Relates to crimes against a delivery person; increases the category one higher than the specific offense when committed against a delivery person.
S1602 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1602 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to crimes against a delivery person PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This legislation creates stiffer penalties for attacks on delivery people. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill creates a new section defining crimes against a delivery person. Specifically, a person commits a crime when they intentionally select the person who the crime is perpetrated against due to the fact they are a delivery person, or if they lure the delivery person to a location where the crime is committed. Further this action defines what specified offenses are covered by this statute. This section also contains sentencing terms which states that misdemeanors or C,D,E felonies shall be one category higher under provisions of this bill. Further it states specific terms for an individual convicted of a class B felony pursuant to this section. Section 2 is the effective date.
S1602 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1602 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GRISANTI -- 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 crimes against a delivery person THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 120.65 to read as follows: S 120.65 CRIMES AGAINST A DELIVERY PERSON. 1. A PERSON COMMITS A CRIME AGAINST A DELIVERY PERSON WHEN HE OR SHE COMMITS A SPECIFIED OFFENSE AND EITHER: (A) INTENTIONALLY SELECTS THE PERSON AGAINST WHOM THE OFFENSE IS COMMITTED OR IS INTENDED TO BE COMMITTED IN WHOLE OR IN SUBSTANTIAL PART BECAUSE OF SUCH PERSON'S STATUS AS A DELIVERY PERSON; OR (B) INTENTIONALLY LURES SUCH DELIVERY PERSON INTO THE LOCATION WHERE THE SPECIFIED OFFENSE WAS COMMITTED. 2. A "SPECIFIED OFFENSE" IS AN OFFENSE DEFINED BY ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROVISIONS OF THIS CHAPTER: ASSAULT IN THE THIRD DEGREE, ASSAULT IN THE SECOND DEGREE, ASSAULT IN THE FIRST DEGREE, MENACING IN THE FIRST DEGREE, MENACING IN THE SECOND DEGREE, MENACING IN THE THIRD DEGREE, RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT IN THE FIRST DEGREE, RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT IN THE SECOND DEGREE, MANSLAUGHTER IN THE SECOND DEGREE, MANSLAUGHTER IN THE FIRST DEGREE, MURDER IN THE SECOND DEGREE, ROBBERY IN THE THIRD DEGREE, ROBBERY IN THE SECOND DEGREE, ROBBERY IN THE FIRST DEGREE, GANG ASSAULT IN THE FIRST DEGREE, GANG ASSAULT IN THE SECOND DEGREE, OR ANY ATTEMPT OR CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT ANY OF THE FOREGOING OFFENSES. 3. FOR PURPOSES OF SENTENCING: (A) WHEN A PERSON IS CONVICTED OF A CRIME AGAINST A DELIVERY PERSON PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION AND THE SPECIFIED OFFENSE IS A MISDEMEANOR OR A CLASS C, D OR E FELONY, THE CRIME AGAINST A DELIVERY PERSON SHALL BE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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