senate Bill S2430

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Elevates the severity of criminal trespass and burglary offenses committed upon the premises of a pharmacy

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
Jan 17, 2013 referred to codes

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S2430 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1058
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§140.00, 140.15, 140.25 & 140.30, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6724, A9862

S2430 - Summary

Elevates the severity of criminal trespass and burglary offenses committed upon the premises of a pharmacy.

S2430 - Sponsor Memo

S2430 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2430

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KLEIN, MAZIARZ, 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  criminal  trespass  and
  burglary upon the premises of a pharmacy

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

  Section 1. Section 140.00 of the penal law is amended by adding a  new
subdivision 6 to read as follows:
  6.  "PHARMACY" MEANS THAT AREA WITHIN A BUILDING AT WHICH THE PRACTICE
OF THE PROFESSION OF PHARMACY  IS  CONDUCTED  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE  ONE
HUNDRED THIRTY-SEVEN OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  S  2.  Subdivision 1 of section 140.15 of the penal law, as amended by
chapter 315 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  1. he or she knowingly enters or remains unlawfully in a dwelling OR A
PHARMACY; or
  S 3.  Subdivision 2 of section 140.25 of the penal law, as amended  by
chapter 361 of the laws of 1981, is amended to read as follows:
  2.  The building is a dwelling, OR THE PORTION OF THE BUILDING THAT IS
A PHARMACY.
  S 4. The opening paragraph of section 140.30  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  361  of  the  laws  of 1981, is amended to read as
follows:
  A person is guilty of burglary in the first  degree  when  he  OR  SHE
knowingly  enters or remains unlawfully in a dwelling OR A PHARMACY with
intent to commit a crime therein, and when, in effecting entry or  while
in  the  dwelling or in immediate flight therefrom, he OR SHE or another
participant in the crime:
  S 5.   This act shall take  effect  on  the  first  of  November  next
succeeding 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.
                                                           LBD02969-01-3

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