|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 20, 2014||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 04, 2014||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 03, 2014||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 27, 2014||1st report cal.211|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to codes|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Mar 25, 2013||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 14, 2013||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 13, 2013||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 12, 2013||1st report cal.195|
|Jan 15, 2013||referred to codes|
senate Bill S2253
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
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- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2253 - Details
S2253 - Summary
Includes within the class D felony of forgery in the second degree, the forgery of a certificate of insurance or an insurance identification card; includes within the class C felony of forgery in the first degree, the forgery of 10 or more written instruments.
S2253 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2253 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to including the forgery of a certificate of insurance or an insurance identification card within the offense of forgery in the second degree and the forgery of 10 or more instruments with the offense of forgery in the first degree PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to include an insurance card and certificate of insurance for a motor vehicle, in the list of documents covered under forgery in the second degree, when with intent to defraud, deceive or injure another, the person falsely makes, completes or alters one of these written instruments. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Adds penal Law section 170.10 (6) to include an insurance card and certificate of insurance issued by an insurance company within the classification of documents that cannot be forged. While issued by an insurance company instead of a government agency, these documents are still required by law to obtain state issued certificate of registration to register and operate a motor vehicle in New York State. Violation of this section law is a class felony. Section 2: Amends Penal Law section 170.15 to make the creation of 10 or more forged documents such as insurance cards or certificate of
S2253 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2253 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KLEIN, BRESLIN, CARLUCCI, GOLDEN, RANZENHOFER, SAMP- SON, SAVINO, SMITH, VALESKY -- 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 including the forgery of a certificate of insurance or an insurance identification card within the offense of forgery in the second degree and the forgery of 10 or more instruments with the offense of forgery in the first degree THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 170.10 of the penal law is amended and a new subdivision 6 is added to read as follows: 5. A prescription of a duly licensed physician or other person author- ized to issue the same for any drug or any instrument or device used in the taking or administering of drugs for which a prescription is required by law[.]; OR 6. A CERTIFICATE OF INSURANCE OR AN INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD, AS DEFINED IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED ELEVEN OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW. S 2. Section 170.15 of the penal law is amended to read as follows: S 170.15 Forgery in the first degree. A person is guilty of forgery in the first degree when, with intent to defraud, deceive or injure another, he OR SHE falsely makes, completes or alters [a]: 1. TEN OR MORE WRITTEN INSTRUMENTS; OR 2. A written instrument which is or purports to be, or which is calcu- lated to become or to represent if completed: [1.] (A) Part of an issue of money, stamps, securities or other valu- able instruments issued by a government or governmental instrumentality; or [2.] (B) Part of an issue of stock, bonds or other instruments repres- enting interests in or claims against a corporate or other organization or its property. Forgery in the first degree is a class C felony. 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.
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