senate Bill S1807

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Prohibits the use of coersion for the purpose of exposing a person's immigration status

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
Jan 09, 2013 referred to codes

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S1807 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง135.60 & 135.65, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3877
2009-2010: S8206

S1807 - Summary

Prohibits the use of coercion for the purpose of exposing a person's immigration status.

S1807 - Sponsor Memo

S1807 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1807

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ESPAILLAT, PERKINS -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to the use  of  coercion  for
  the purpose of exposing a person's immigration status

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 9 of  section  135.60  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended  by chapter 426 of the laws of 2008, is amended and a new subdi-
vision 10 is added to read as follows:
  9. Perform any other act which would not in itself materially  benefit
the actor but which is calculated to harm another person materially with
respect  to his or her health, safety, business, calling, career, finan-
cial condition, reputation or personal relationships[.]; OR
  10. EXPOSE IMMIGRATION STATUS, REGARDLESS OF THE ACTOR'S KNOWLEDGE  OF
SUCH STATUS.
  S  2.  Paragraph  (c)  of subdivision 2 of section 135.65 of the penal
law, as amended by chapter 426 of the laws of 2008, is amended and a new
paragraph (d) is added to read as follows:
  (c) Violate his or her duty as a public servant[.]; OR
  (D) EXPOSE HIS OR HER OWN IMMIGRATION STATUS.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November 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.
                                                           LBD05009-01-3

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