senate Bill S2458

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the class D felony of criminal street gang recruitment on school grounds

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 12, 2014 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 11, 2014 ordered to third reading cal.1314
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Apr 24, 2013 referred to codes
Apr 23, 2013 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 22, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.389
reported and committed to rules
Jan 17, 2013 referred to codes

Votes

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Jun 11, 2014 - Rules committee Vote

S2458
18
3
committee
18
Aye
3
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 22, 2013 - Codes committee Vote

S2458
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Apr 22, 2013

nay (1)

Apr 22, 2013 - Rules committee Vote

S2458
20
2
committee
20
Aye
2
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S2458 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9102
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §460.10, add §460.65, Pen L; add §318, Hway L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2940, A4211
2009-2010: S483, A4578

S2458 - Summary

Establishes the class D felony of criminal street gang recruitment on school grounds; authorizes municipalities to place gang free school zone signs on highways passing through school grounds.

S2458 - Sponsor Memo

S2458 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2458

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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  street  gang
  recruitment  on  school  grounds;  and  to  amend  the highway law, in
  relation to authorizing the placement of gang free school zone signs

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

  Section  1.  Section 460.10 of the penal law is amended by adding four
new subdivisions 5, 6, 7 and 8 to read as follows:
  5. "CRIMINAL STREET GANG" MEANS ANY ONGOING ORGANIZATION, ASSOCIATION,
OR GROUP OF THREE OR MORE PERSONS, WHETHER FORMAL OR INFORMAL, HAVING AS
ONE OF ITS PRIMARY ACTIVITIES THE COMMISSION OF  ONE  OR  MORE  CRIMINAL
ACTS,  WHICH HAS AN IDENTIFIABLE NAME OR IDENTIFYING SIGN OR SYMBOL, AND
WHOSE MEMBERS INDIVIDUALLY OR COLLECTIVELY ENGAGE IN OR HAVE ENGAGED  IN
CRIMINAL STREET GANG ACTIVITY.
  6. "CRIMINAL STREET GANG MEMBER" MEANS A PERSON TO WHOM TWO OR MORE OF
THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA APPLY:
  (A) ADMITS TO CRIMINAL STREET GANG MEMBERSHIP;
  (B)  IS  IDENTIFIED  AS  A CRIMINAL STREET GANG MEMBER BY A DOCUMENTED
RELIABLE INFORMANT;
  (C) RESIDES IN OR FREQUENTS A PARTICULAR CRIMINAL STREET  GANG'S  AREA
AND  ADOPTS  ITS  STYLE OF DRESS, ITS USE OF HAND SIGNALS OR ITS TATTOOS
AND ASSOCIATES WITH KNOWN CRIMINAL STREET GANG MEMBERS;
  (D) HAS BEEN ARRESTED MORE THAN ONCE IN THE COMPANY OF KNOWN  CRIMINAL
STREET  GANG MEMBERS FOR OFFENSES WHICH ARE CONSISTENT WITH USUAL CRIMI-
NAL STREET GANG ACTIVITY;
  (E) IS IDENTIFIED  AS  A  CRIMINAL  STREET  GANG  MEMBER  BY  PHYSICAL
EVIDENCE, SUCH AS PHOTOGRAPHS OR OTHER DOCUMENTATION;
  (F)  HAS  BEEN  STOPPED  IN  THE COMPANY OF KNOWN CRIMINAL STREET GANG
MEMBERS FOUR OR MORE TIMES;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05447-01-3

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